A 14-month-old girl has died in Qalyubiya after her uncle raped her.
Banha University Hospital said the child arrived dead to the hospital after a sharp fall in blood circulation. After doctors examined her body, they found out she was anally assaulted.
Her mother trying to cover up for her brother claimed her baby died of diarrhea.
A further investigation however revealed that she was s3xually assaulted by her 16-year-old uncle, who has confessed to the charge. He has now been detained pending further investigation.