Two arrested for raping minor girl in Sangrur

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, Sangrur
  • Updated: Aug 19, 2014 21:07 IST

A 16-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two youths in Kala Jhar village of Bhawanigarh subdivision of the district. The girl has filed a complaint with the Bhawanigarh police alleging that Gurpreet alias Guri, a resident of nearby Libra village, and his friend raped her on August 16.

The police have arrested both the accused. Bhawanigarh police station in-charge inspector Rajesh Snehi said that the girl has alleged in the complaint that Gurpreet and his friend came to her house and took her in their car on some pretext.

In the car, they gave some intoxicants to her and raped her near Mastuana Sahib gurdwara and, after the incident, they left her alone and fled. She reached home in the evening, said the SHO. The accused have been booked under Section 376 of the IPC.

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