Indore, Oct 26: A two-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by her maternal grandfather in Madhya Pradesh’s Indore.
The accused, identified as Lakhan Yadav, has been arrested, police said late on Thursday.
According to the reports, the incident took place around 4 p.m. on Thursday when the mother of the victim left her under the care of Yadav to buy groceries from a store.
Upon returning, the mother heard her daughter’s screams and rushed her to a city hospital.
Observing the critical condition of the toddler, the hospital referred her to Maharaja Yeshwantrao Hospital, which denied treatment.
The mother then returned home with her daughter.
The police took charge of the incident around 11 p.m. and took the victim to the hospital after the incident went viral.