New Delhi: After a two-year-old was allegedly kidnapped and raped by a man in the national capital on Sunday, news of another four-year-old being raped surfaced. As per police, the four-year-old was raped by a Class 9 student in Delhi’s Rohini. Also Read - Delhi Cancer Hospital Shut For a Day After Doctor Tests Positive For Coronavirus
The incident took place while the child’s mother was taking a nap when the accused took her to his house and allegedly raped her. The child’s mother noticed her bleeding when she returned home. The accused teenager was arrested on Monday, said the police. Also Read - With 35 Deaths, 1400 Confirmed Cases in India, Delhi's Nizamuddin Emerges as New Epicentre of Coronavirus
On the same day, a two-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and raped by a man, who later left her near the tracks of Old Delhi Railway Station, police said. The accused, a 24-year-old drug addict, identified as Anil, was arrested on Sunday morning, they said. Also Read - Coronavirus: Delhi Govt Marks Over 20,000 Houses as 'Home Quarantine' to Ensure Social Distancing
The girl was allegedly kidnapped by the accused on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday while she was sleeping with her mother on a footpath in north Delhi’s Kotwali area, a senior police officer.
Around 2.30 AM on November 17, the woman found her daughter missing and started looking for her. Unable to find her daughter, the woman approached police around 10 AM on Saturday following which a kidnapping case was registered, he said.
Around afternoon, the police learnt a baby girl had been admitted to a hospital in central Delhi and subsequently, she was identified as the one who was kidnapped from Kotwali, the official said.
The accused used to collect garbage for a living and also worked as a waiter during wedding season. Three months ago, he was arrested in connection with a theft case in Haridwar, the officer added.