Mumbai, Feb 5: A four-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a relative at her residence in suburban Goregaon here following which he has been arrested, police said today. (ALSO READ: Minor raped by brother’s friend in Punjab)

The 30-year-old accused, allegedly barged into the room where the girl was sleeping in Gokuldham area of Goregaon (East) late last night and raped her, a senior police official said. Based on the complaint of the victim’s family at Dindoshi Police Station, the accused was arrested today, they said. He has been booked under section 376 (rape) of the IPC and relevant sections of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, police added.