Indore, MP, Dec 5 (UNI) While the Madhya Pradesh Assembly passed a bill envisaging death penalty to rape convicts involving minor girls of 12 years yesterday, an eight-year-old girl was raped by a neighbour in the state's commercial capital on Monday evening, police said.
Sandeep Kalota (19) sexually assaulted the victim when she was alone at home. In the meantime, the girl's aunt reached home and found him. He escaped from the spot.
On the basis of a complaint by the victim's kin last night, Sandeep was arrested on Tuesday.