The young girl was brutally r*ped by her neighbour on the pretext of marriage, in Bhognipur police area of Kanpur Dehat district, India.
The man has since disappeared from sight after the incident.
According to Times of India, a case has been registered against the accused on Sunday.
As per police reports, the accused was identified as Chandrapal, who resides in the neighbourhood. Chandrapal had come in the victim’s contact about eight months ago and the bothstarted having an affair.
He promised to marry her and one day dragged her indoors and r*ped her while she was alone in the house.
Chandrapal later went back on is words and refused to marry the girl.
The girl then apprised her parents of the incident, who then reported the matter to the Bhognipur Kotwali police. Chandrapal is on the run.
"A case has been registered with the Bhognipur Kotwali police under Section 376 (punishment for R@pe), 363 (punishment for kidnapping), 366 (kidnapping, abducting or compelling woman to marriage etc) of the IPC, besides POCSO Act," SHO Bhognipur Anup Dubey, said.
A police official privy to the investigation said, "We have registered a case. The accused Chandrapal is absconding. Raids are on to arrest him."