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In a bizarre incident, 12 years old boy fathered a child, with 16 years old girl in Kerala.
According to the report in The Hindu, 12 year old boy is perhaps the youngest father in India. But he is booked under POCSO Act (Protection of Child from Sexual Acts). It was after a girl aged 16, said that he impregnated her. She gave birth to a baby girl.
The DNA test has been done to verify the claim of the girl and it was confirmed that 12 years old is the father of the child.
The identity of young girl, young boy and newborn, is held in accordance with the POCSO Act. But the boy and girl will prosecuted under the Juvenile Justice Act.