A 16-year-old girl of Susan was allegedly raped by two youths Kulwinder Singh and Gurvinder Singh of the same village on Tuesday.
The girl had gone to participate in the 'nagar kirtan' procession from where she was taken away by the youths to sugarcane fields and raped.
When let off, she reached home and narrated her ordeal to her parents, who reported the matter to the police.
The Bulhowal police have registered a case under sections 366(kidnapping), 376(rape), 506(criminal intimidation) of IPC and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act against the two who are absconding after committing the crime. Both aged between 23-25 years.
Station house officer Harneel Singh said that a medical examination had confirmed that the girl was sexually exploited. A manhunt has been launched to nab the accused, he said.