A five-year-old girl has allegedly been raped at a high school in Lahore, according to news reports.

The incident is reported to have taken place at the Abdali High School in Islampura area. Police officials said that six people had been arrested, including the school’s security guard. The girl has been taken to hospital where she is now being treated. Police said a medical report had been sought to ascertain the girl’s condition and whether she had been raped or not. Early in November, a six-year-old girl was strangled and dumped near a garbage heap in Quetta after being subjected to rape attempts.  \On November 12, a female patient was allegedly gang raped at a hospital in Burewala by staffers.