Delhi seelampur Incident: The minor child who was raped and assaulted in Delhi’s Seelampur area about 12 days ago, died in a Delhi hospital today. The child was 10 years old and it is alleged that his 3 minor friends had committed a heinous crime with him. The child was admitted to LNJP Hospital on September 22, 3 days after the incident.
what happened to the child
Police say that there was a wrongdoing with the child. The three minor accomplices had also put a rod in the victim’s private part. After the incident, the police had arrested the accused by registering an FIR. According to the North East District Police, around 3 pm on September 22, the Seelampur police station received information from the LNJP hospital that a 10-year-old child had been brought to the hospital, who was raped three days ago. His condition is bad.
what did the police do about the case
After getting the information, the police reached the hospital. The police had claimed that when the Seelampur police station met the family members of the victim child and wanted to record their statement, they refused to give the statement. Finally, on September 24, the police took the help of a counselor and the mother of the victim child was counseled. The police also took action under the Juvenile Justice Act.
What information did the child’s mother give to the police?
The child’s mother had informed the police that on September 18, her son was raped. The child’s three friends have misbehaved with him. Based on this statement, the police had also registered a case under sections 377, 34 and 6 of the POCSO Act of the IPC.
Statement of Delhi Commission for Women on the incident
Regarding this matter, Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Swati Maliwal had issued a notice to the Delhi Police and called for a report. After getting information about the death of the child, he tweeted and wrote that “This 12-year-old child is no longer with us. The child suffered a lot and kept fighting till his last breath. His killers must be punished severely.”
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