New Delhi, Jul 31 (PTI) A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a man in Seemapuri area of Shahdara today, following which the accused was arrested, the police said. Also Read - Maharashtra Board Exam 2021: Subject Wise Doubt Solution Program for SSC, HSC Launched

The girl had gone to answer nature’s call early morning when the incident happened. She had come to her uncle’s home last evening and he asked her to stay over at their place, the police said. Also Read - Hotel in Outer Space: World's First Luxury Hotel With Rooms For 400 People to be Operational From 2027

This morning, when she went to a nearby toilet to relieve herself, a 34-year-old man, who lives on the same floor as her uncle, came to the toilet. Also Read - 'Barcelona Struggles Not my Problem' - Jean-Clair Todibo Wants Permanent Transfer

He allegedly took her inside and forced himself on her, they added.

She freed herself and alerted her uncle and aunt. The accused fled from the spot. After the police were informed, the accused was arrested.

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