In another addition to the spiralling cases of rapes in Haryana, a 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped by an elderly fruit seller in Ratia area here.

The police have arrested the vendor Sohan Lal.

According to the complaint lodged by mother of the girl, the accused had been raping her daughter during the school hours, the police said.

The girl, a student of Class Six in a government school, was lured by the elderly man on the pretext of giving her fruits, the police said. PTI

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