Demand for Maulvi’s arrest grows as minor girl gets raped in madrassa

The allegation is that she was raped by a juvenile after being taken from her house in east Delhi's Ghazipur

Child rapes just does not appear to stop as now a Crime Branch team visited a madrassa in Ghaziabad to probe alleged rape of a 10-year-old girl.

The allegation is that she was raped by a juvenile after being taken from her house in east Delhi’s Ghazipur.

However, the issue has also become political now.

The Bharatiya Janta Party leaders along with locals staged protest at the NH 24 and held a candle light vigil demanding action in the case.

The protest led to severe traffic jam on the stretch.

There is growing demand for the arrest of moulvi.

The girl was rescued on April 22 from the madrassa by a Delhi Police team.

The police were informed on April 21 by the girl’s father that his daughter had gone missing after she went to the market.

It so emerged that she was recovered from the madrassa and the accused juvenile was apprehended.

Lately, the case was transferred to the Crime Branch for a thorough probe.

The victim had recorded her statement in front of a magistrate on April 23 and stated that the juvenile had taken her to the madrasa after telling her that he would make her meet his friends.

The girl’s parents are alleging that the madrassa’s cleric also knew about the girl being kept captive there and are demanding his arrest.

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