Teenager gang-raped in Delhi

An 18-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two of her acquaintances, who took her to a secluded place on the pretext of celebrating her birthday, police said on Saturday.

PTI| Last Updated: Dec 20, 2014, 12:11 PM IST

New Delhi: An 18-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two of her acquaintances, who took her to a secluded place on the pretext of celebrating her birthday, police said on Saturday.

Police have registered a case of gang-rape against the duo after the victim registered a complaint at RK Puram Police Station last night and efforts are on to trace them.

According to the girl's complaint, the two accused befriended her after assuring her of providing a job through a placement agency.

"It was her 18th birthday yesterday and the two men took her with them on the pretext of celebrating it and gang-raped her," said a police official quoting the victim's complaint.

The girl was sent for a medical examination and a manhunt has been launched to nab the accused.