Kota, Sept 28 (PTI) A class 8 student was allegedly raped by a 22-year-old man in the city, police said Friday. Also Read - Trending News Today March 05, 2020: TikTok Video Helps Missing Andhra Man Reunite With His Family After Six Years

Family members of the 13-year-old girl, a member of a schedule caste community, on Thursday lodged a case against the man. Also Read - Not Numerous Sexual Partners But Family is What Makes People Happy, Reveals Study

The accused Dheeraj Yadav was arrested Thursday evening and would be produced before a court today. Yadav works as a delivery boy with a courier company. Also Read - Thousands join final journey of slain CRPF soldier in Agra village

The accused had allegedly raped the girl twice on August 18 and September 22 after taking her to a friend’s room in Prem Nagar area of the city, SHO at Udhyog Nagar Police Station, Vijay Shankar Sharma said.

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