The incident took place last week but an FIR was lodged on Monday night after victim gained consciousness and narrated the horrific incident to her parents. She is admitted at a private hospital since last Wednesday but was discharged after her condition improved.
Police have apprehended the accused uncle and booked him under IPC section 376 and POCSO act. The accused was identified as Jankiprakash (19).
According to victim's relative, "Ritu (named changed) had gone to a field to relieve herself, when Jankiprakash living next to victim's home gagged her from behind and raped her. He threatened to kill her parents after the act. She was bleeding profously, when rescued by her grandmother."
The victim's relative further said, "After listening to the child's cry, Ritu's grandmother went to the field and saw the accused along with the girl. When questioned, the accused claimed that he came to relieve himslef but found the kid bleeding."
After the incident, the victim was taken to the hospital, where she was given medical treatment for a week. On Monday when victim's parents enquired her about the incident, she named Jankiprakash for sexual assault.