A case was registered under Sections 451 and 376 of the Ranbir Penal Code and Section 4 of the POSCO Act, the officer said.
The rescued children have since been shifted to a government facility and further probe was on in the case, police added.
The accused was a construction labourer, and had earlier been arrested for attempting to murder his wife, said police.
Doctors are learnt to have informed DCPU officials that someone had brutally attacked the girl on her chest, leading to fractures and blood clot in her lungs.
Shraban Pradhan was arrested for allegedly raping the minor girl when she had gone to her village under Daringbadi police limits during vacation a few months back.
A surgery of the victim was conducted at a government hospital here and 58 days after the incident, his mother lodged a police complaint, alleging that he was sexually assaulted.
After school, Udhayakumar used to take her to various places in the neighbourhood to engage in petting, giving her between SGD5 and SGD10 after each session.
Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi said the Parliament must have one dedicated day to discuss issues and challenges related child safety and their education and well being.
India has been beset with the problem of acid attacks on young women and sexual crimes and often they are turned away by unscrupulous hospitals.
The woman sold the baby to a woman whom she met through an acquaintance working in a fertility clinic for Rs 1.25 lakh, who was later sold for Rs 5 lakh.
The Cabinet approved changes to Section 6 of the POCSO Act, enhancing the punishment for aggravated penetrative sexual assault.
While we cannot see the messages that people share with one another, we can and do take action based on user reports including banning accounts, a WhatsApp spokesperson said.
The man, during his second visit to his in-laws' house after marriage, raped his minor sister-in-law (wife's sister, the police said, adding that the girl had lodged an FIR the next day.
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The extraterritorial jurisdiction for the proposed law is absolutely essential as online crimes transcend across borders, Satyarthi said during his meeting with the head of the Catholic church here.
He had kidnapped the victim in the evening of December 15, 2017 and later raped her in a pit at a secluded place in Manawar town in the district.