New Delhi, Sep 18: A man has been arrested for sexually assaulting a minor girl and allegedly inserting a foreign object in her private parts in Seemapuri area of the national capital.
The police have registered a case under POCSO Act.
The girl was made to undergo an operation for treatment of her injuries and is said to be stable.
In the recent past, several incidents of sexual crime against minors have been reported from different parts of the country.
On September 17, a minor girl was allegedly kidnapped and raped later found lying unconscious in a field in Haryana’s Panipat.
Last month, a cab driver was arrested under the stringent POCSO Act on charge of sexually assaulting a minor girl studying in a Delhi’s private school.
Prior to this, a six-year-old girl student of Class 2 was allegedly raped inside a government school premises in the national capital.