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Teenager raped by youth on pretext of marriage in Dewas

A 14-year-old girl was raped by a youth for nearly a month on the pretext of marriage in Dewas district. The accused, identified as Abrar Khan (25), is absconding.

india Updated: Sep 06, 2014 22:37 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times
rape,Dewas,Madhya Pradesh

A 14-year-old girl was raped by a youth for nearly a month on the pretext of marriage in Dewas district. The accused, identified as Abrar Khan (25), is absconding.

Dewas Kotwali police station in-charge Upendra Singh said the victim belongs to Polakhal village under Udai Nagar police station.

Abrar has been charged under section 376 (rape) of the IPC and Section 4 of the Protection of Child from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 and the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, the officer said.

First Published: Sep 06, 2014 22:29 IST