A 5-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and gang-raped by two men in Harda District of Madhya Pradesh on Sunday, said police adding that the girl was found unconscious on Monday morning.
Police said that on Sunday when the girl was playing outside her home, two men approached her and abducted her. The minor who remained unconscious, was admitted to a hospital in Bhopal. She was raped by two men and left unconscious.
When police received information on emergency helpline number 100, a search was on and she was found lying unconscious.
The survivor’s family member also named two men as suspects in the FIR. Gangrape sections were later added in the abduction FIR and one of the accused was arrested while efforts were underway to nab the second suspect.
Harda Superintendent of police, Sanjeev Kumar Kanchan said, “The survivor is out of danger, and she is undergoing treatment.” This was the third child rape in Madhya Pradesh in a week.