Moodbidri, July 28: In yet another shocking news, a rape attempt was reportedly made on a 7 year old girl by her relative cum neighbour in Nalligudde at Puttige near Moodbidri on Sunday, July 27.
The incident is said to have occurred when the girl was walking home after finishing her tuitions in the evening. The accused allegedly pulled the girl to an isolated spot and attempted to rape her.
The accused is a 15 year old boy who is accused of being prone to several bad habits and even posing a threat to women in the neighbourhood.
The girl was admitted to a hospital for treatment after falling ill following the rape attempt on her.
Moodbidri police have arrested the accused, and a case has been registered in this regard. Further investigation is on.