CM Kejriwal meets minor rape victim at AIIMS, announces 10 lakh compensation for family
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Delhi (India): Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday arrived at AIIMS to meet the 12-year-old girl who was sexually assaulted and attackeCM Kejriwal meets minor rape victim at AIIMS, announces 10 lakh compensation for family
d in Pashchim Vihar area on August 4th.
Upon arriving at the hospital, Kejriwal also had to face the wrath of Congress workers who were protesting in the hospital over deteriorating law and order situation in the national capital.
After meeting the victim’s family, Kejriwal told media persons, “I have spoken to the Police Commissioner. Police are trying to nab the accused. The govt will ensure strict punishment for the accused. The govt will provide Rs 10 lakhs to her family members.”
The girl is batting for life after she was also stabbed following sexual assault in the karta of outer Delhi.
Meanwhile, police has also registered a case and said that further investigation is underway.
“An FIR has been registered under relevant sections including attempt to murder and the POCSO Act (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences), and further investigation is underway,” said a senior police officer.