A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth in Anoopshahr area of Bulandshahr district, police said today.
"Around 2 o'clock yesterday (Wednesday), a youth was passing through the area in the Khushalgarh village of Anoopshahr. On finding the girl playing alone - outside her home - the youth lured her into his house by offering candies and raped her," Senior Superintendent of Police Gulaab Singh said.
Following this, he left the girl outside her home.
On being questioned by parents, the girl narrated the ordeal, Singh said.
Late evening Wednesday, the parents of the victim approached the police and registered a complaint in this regard.