A middle-age man allegedly raped a nine-year-old girl and tried to strangulate her to death in Central Delhi’s Karol Bagh.
According to police, the incident occurred on Tuesday late night. The incident came to surface after girl’s mother lodged a complaint with the police on Wednesday.
In the complaint the minor’s mother claimed that the accused tried to strangulate her and left her at the incident site believing that the victim was dead.
According to police the girl’s mother told the police that her daughter had gone to a hotel to her.
She laid at a bench in the hotel after the hotel owner told the victim that her order would take time.
A police officer said, “The victim’s mother further informed us that an unidentified man lured her of something and took her to the staircase outside the hotel, where he raped her.”
The officer added that the victim’s mother learnt about the incident after the victim returned late.
Police said that girl stays with her mother and two siblings in a rented accomodation and currently she is ongoing counselling after the incident.