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Mentally-Challenged Girl Raped in UP

Mentally-challenged girl raped in Uttar Pradesh.

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A 13-year-old mentally-challenged girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour in the Baghpat district of Uttar Pradesh, police said today.

According to Baghpat Police Station in-charge KM Dohre, the incident occurred on Wednesday night. The girl was alone on the terrace of her house and the accused crossed over from the terrace of the adjoining house and raped her.

He said that the girl has been sent for medical examination and, on the basis of a complaint by the victim’s family, an FIR was registered against the youth yesterday.

Efforts are on to nab the accused who is on the run, the official added.

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