Special Correspondent

CHENNAI: A youth who allegedly raped a minor girl was arrested by the Guindy police on Wednesday.

According to the police, parents of the victim had lodged a complaint with Commissioner of Police T. Rajendran, stating that their school-going daughter was raped by D. Siva alias Sivakumar (24) of Taramani.

The girl, studying in Standard VII in a government school, became pregnant.

A special team formed to investigate the case arrested Siva.

He was produced in a city court and remanded to judicial custody.

The victim was being referred for medical examination and DNA analysis, the police said.