A mentally retarded 14-year-old girl here was supposedly raped by a youth in her neighbourhood, impregnating her, police said on Friday.
According to the police, the family members learned about it only when they found that the girl is four-month pregnant and upon asking her, she disclosed that the accused used to rape her.
Additional Superintendent of Police (Rural) Sanjeev Bajpai said the 14-year-old girl also suffers from epileptic seizures.
A case has been filed against the accused on Thursday evening and the girl has been sent for a medical test. The youth fled and a hunt is on to catch him, Bajpai said.
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