Toddler, 5-year-old girl gang-raped in Indian capital

New Delhi: The Indian capital was shaken by the gang rape of two minor girls, one aged two-and-half years and the other five sparking outrage among the locals and netizens.

According to the reports, a two-and-a-half-year-old girl was kidnapped outside her house by motorcycle borne youths in West Delhi’s Nangloi area on Friday night and taken to nearby park where she was raped. The victim was watching Ramlila when abducted. She was dumped in the park with severe injuries, reports said.

She has been admitted to a government hospital where her condition is said to be serious, reports said.

Another incident took place at east Delhi’s Anand Vihar, where three men allegedly gang-raped the five-year-old girl outside her home.

All the accused, who were said to be in inebriated state, have been arrested, reports said. They have been identified as Prakash, Rewati and Sitaram.