Indore: Three school boys were booked for allegedly sodomising their schoolmate in a village on city outskirts on Monday.
The incident took place in Budhi Barlaia village on November 17 but was reported to the Kshipra police on Monday afternoon, station in-charge Anil Sharma told DNA.
The accused , in the age group of 8 to 12 , lured away the nine-year-old victim, a student of standard V, to an isolated area behind the government primary school and sodomised , he said.
The youngest of the accused is a student of standard III. Sharma claimed that the victim reported the matter to his parents, who are believed to have spoken to the families of the accused.
The talks failed following which the victim's family approached the police, Sharma added.
The police have sent the victim for a medical examination and the report is awaited.
A case was registered against the three children under Section 377 of the IPC. The police were also inves