Uttar Pradesh Police constable Subhash Singh after raping a 7-year-old girl in front of her brother after luring her with Rs 10. The accused was caught by the victim’s family and the local residents who first roughed him up and then handed him to the police. As Per Media Reports Subhash Singh was 45 years old posted in the sales tax department in Gautam Budh Nagar.Reportedly, the police constable raped the minor in presence of her brother after he lured the girl with a Rs 10 note on Wednesday evening. After assaulting the minor girl for 30 minutes the accused fled the spot as people started gathering after listening to the help cries of the girl.
The girl’s family is from Bihar and was the constable’s neighbor, he said.Pradhan said that when residents heard the girl’s screams, they came to her rescue and caught the accused. He was thrashed by them before being handed over to the police, he said.
The constable took her when she was playing outside her house, he said. The matter is being investigated and a case has been lodged by the victim’s parents, the officer said. Police said the incident occurred at around 3 pm on Wednesday in Greater Noida’s Surajpur locality, where the accused and the victim live in adjacent buildings. The victim’s mother, a single parent, works as a laborer in a factory.
“He took the child forcibly to his apartment. People heard her screaming and rushed to Singh’s house. They rescued the girl, but he managed to run away,” a neighbor said.“When he returned at around 4 am, two women spotted him and raised the alarm,” the neighbor added.
A video clip of a mob of more than 100 people beating the accused has surfaced on social media.
He has been booked under the stringent Protection of Children against Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, which carries a minimum sentence of 10 years in prison.The accused was produced in court and was sent to a judicial custody. The victim has been sent to a district hospital in Noida Sector 30, for treatment. Medical reports of the victim are awaited.
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