A 10-year-old boy was physically assaulted and sodomised allegedly by his three friends in northeast Delhi’s New Seelampur area, police said on Sunday. Two of the accused have been apprehended and produced before the Juvenile Justice Board and efforts are on to apprehend the third child, police said.
The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) also issued a notice to the police in this connection and demanded strict action against the accused. The DCW said it received a complaint from a woman who said her son was sexually assaulted by people who even inserted a rod in his private parts.
The victim and the accused are neighbours and belong to the same age group of 10-12 years. They hail from the same community, police said, adding that the incident took place on September 18. The victim is still under medical observation, police said.