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Minor karate player gangraped in Amritsar, three booked

punjab Updated: Oct 26, 2013 00:05 IST
Shaheen P Parshad
Shaheen P Parshad
Hindustan Times

A teenaged Karate player was gang raped by three persons, one of them a former neighbour of the victim, while she was on her way to school on Friday morning. The accused allegedly bundled the 14-year-old girl into the van and took her to a secluded location where tshe was raped in turns.

The accused later dropped her at school, warning her of dire consequences if she informed anyone about the matter.

City Police have booked three persons one of whom has been identified as Goldy, a resident of Bhai Manjh Singh Nagar and two others, who are yet to be identified, under sections 376-D/363/366/342/ 34 IPC at B Division Police Station on minor's complaint.

However, no arrests have yet been made in this regard. The complainant alleged that she was on her way to school for karate classes at 6:00am when the accused came in a van took her to an unknown house and took turns to rape her.

Thereafter, they dropped her in front of the school and threatened her. Sub inspector Paramdeep Kaur of Women's Police Station, who is investigating the matter, said that a case has been registered.

"The girl had recently joined karate classes in the school and was on her way to attend the practice session in the morning when the incident took place," she said. She maintained that the medical examination of the girl had been conducted.

The SI added that one of the three accused identified as Goldy previously used to reside in the victim's neighbourhood. "The matter is being investigated to find out if there was any dispute or animosity between the two families. Efforts are being made to identify and arrest the other accused in the case as well," she said.