Uttar Pradesh: Minor girl raped by local youths in Mainpuri
AGRA: A 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two local youths in Mainpuri on Saturday. The accused are arrested by the police.
Superintendent of police Ajay Kumar said, “An FIR has been registered under relevant sections of the IPC, along side POCSO Act because the girl may be a minor. However, checkup has not revealed any injury marks on the survivor's body.”
According to police, “The girl had gone to a tailor shop on Friday evening. When she didn't return home, her relations started trying to find her but couldn't locate her. On Saturday morning, she came back to her house and narrated the ordeal to her parents. The relations lodged a police complaint against the duo, who are known to the girl.”
The SP said that the matter is being investigated.
(The victim's identity has not been revealed to guard her privacy as per Supreme court directives on cases associated with sexual assault)