A 15-year-old boy has been arrested by Badulla police (Sri Lanka) for raping a 4 and a-half-year underage girl.
‘Lankadeepa’ reported that the minor girl is a student of a pre-school while the boy is a grade 11 student in the same area.
The victim has been taken to the Badulla general hospital for medical examination.
Initial investigations have revealed that the parents had left the girl in their neighbour’s house and gone to work in the field.
The suspect has been remanded and Badulla police is conducting further investigations.