A 17-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a minor on the pretext of marriage in Gandhi camp area on Saturday, police said.
The victim, a class XII student, complained that the 17-year-old boy had met her outside her school on October 16 and took her to his house while promising to befriend and marry her later, police added.
Police also added, “The accused raped her in his house and his mother also knew about the act of her son as she had bolted the duo in the room.
On the basis of her complaint, a case was registered against the minor and his mother, said the police. While the accused was apprehended in Batala, on Saturday, his mother is absconding. The victim was today handed over to her parents after her medical examination was conducted at the civil hospital, police said.