A neighborhood man allegedly raped a 13-month-old boy in a subject in a village at Ghatampur in Kanpur rural on Wednesday night, police stated. Villagers caught the person and handed him over to the police.
Circle officer Ravi Pratap Singh stated the person, recognized as Umesh Prajapati, was arrested and a case beneath the POCSO (Safety of Kids From Sexual Offences) Act registered in opposition to him. The kid has been admitted in an area hospital for remedy.
Police stated the incident occurred after the boy’s mom, alongside along with her father- in-law, had gone to the sphere, about 100 metres from their home, to gather fodder for cattle.
Since each wanted to hold stacks of fodder, the mom left the kid in a subject and determined to select him up after her work was performed. Quickly, they heard the child screaming and rushed to the spot.
They noticed Prajapati operating away and the kid bleeding profusely. Another villagers chased Prajapati and caught him.