Jaipur, Jan 31 (PTI) A four-year-old nomad girl was allegedly raped by a man of the same community near her home in Rajasthan’s Sikar district, police said Thursday.Also Read - Australia Test Skipper Pat Cummins Highest-Paid Cricketer In His Country: Report

The 28-year-old accused took the minor to a cremation ground located near their huts and committed the crime on Wednesday night, Station House Officer of the Khatushyamji police station Surendra Kumar said. Also Read - Sikkim Bans Sale Of Pigs As State Detects African Swine Fever, 117 Pigs Dead in 2 Last Months

The accused was caught the same night, the SHO said, adding he has been placed under arrest under relevant sections. Also Read - Board Exam Results 2022 Update: UP, RBSE, UBSE Board Results Likely To Be Announced By This Month

The girl was admitted to a local hospital, Kumar said.

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