New Delhi, Oct 5: A six-year-old Class I girl student was sexually assaulted inside a private school in south Delhi by the sweeper. The culprit has been arrested, police said on Thursday.
The minor aged girl was molested on Wednesday afternoon in Sant Nirankari School in Malviya Nagar of south Delhi by the sweeper — Rakesh, said 22, Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police Chinmoy Biswal.
“The victim returned from the school and informed her parents, who then went back to the school and met the Principal” he added.
The officer said the accused was later identified by the victim and he was subsequently arrested.
The latest shocking incident exposes the vulnerability of children towards sexual crimes in schools, which raises several questions over the safety and security of the minors.
The government should take such instances seriously as they are at peak. Recently a five-year-old was allegedly raped by a peon on the premises of the private school in Delhi’s Shahdara and no one can forget Pradhuyman murder case.