Girl, 6, kidnapped, raped, then dumped at side of roadBy Mason White 6:27 PM February 19, 2013
|Indian woman protest against rape|
By: Debbie Gross
Many people are outraged over the violation of a young girl.
In recent months, women in india, were protesting the outrages violation of women and girls who are being raped in broad daylight.
Now, a six-year-old girl was the latest victim of kidnap and rape. The girl was raped and then she was dumped at the side of the road, in New Delhi, India.
The six-year-old girl, was discovered by a passerby in the border region of Kapashera, according to local press reports.
The girl was taken to the hospital where doctors confirmed the rape.
“We have launched a manhunt to arrest those responsible for the brutal act, but have few clues as the girl is unable to give an appropriate statement as she is traumatized,” police officer Om Prakash, said.
According to reports, the victim was last seen with a man in his twenties and it was possible that she had been raped by more than one person.
Many women have reportedly been raped since the fatal gang rape of a 23-year-old on a bus in New Delhi.
The assault sparked angry protests and demands for better protection of women. Women also demanded stricter laws against rape.