A fourteen-year-old female domestic help was allegedly raped by a seventeen-year-old and three others in a posh South Delhi locality.
The girl was just fourteen years old and was allegedly raped by a seventeen-year-old and three others. The Police informed that the incident took place in South Delhi’s Greater Kailash 1 area. The Police furthermore affirmed that all the four suspects have been taken into custody.
As per the Police, the fourteen-year-old girl met the boy at the place she used to work. But, she left that place and went on to work somewhere else. However, the boy had befriended her before she quit the job at his place and asked her to meet at his new work place which was also located in Greater Kailash. Three other people were also present at his new work place.
The girl claimed that the boy then raped her at that new place with the help of three others. The other three people were aged 18, 20 and 30.
The Police were informed about the incident on Sunday. They have taken all the four accused into custody. A case has also been filed and the investigation is under progress.
The Delhi Police claimed that they have recorded a fall in the yearly number of rape cases that get reported. It said that they received 1,241 cases of rape till 30th September as compared to the 1,723 cases in the previous year in the same time period.
In 2019, India recorded an average of eighty-seven rape cases per day. It also recorded more than 87 lakh cases of atrocities against women. These figures are according to the data released by the National Crime Records Bureau.
The unfortunate and fatal gang-rape of a twenty-three-year old woman in Delhi had earlier given rise to numerous protests and uprisings across the country and the national capital as well.
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