Two Haryana constables suspended in gang rape case
  • This Section
  • Latest
  • Web Wrap
Last Updated: Friday, June 17, 2011, 21:15
  
Jhajjar: Two Haryana police constables were suspended and four youth arrested for allegedly raping a teenage girl, police said on Friday.

Constable Rakesh of Rohtak and head constable Mahender Singh of Hisar have been suspended. Rakesh has been arrested, however, the head constable is still absconding, Jhajjar SP Patram Singh said.

Four other youths Vipul, Ravi, Ajay and Sandeep were arrested and have been sent to judicial custody by the court.

On June 15, Trimal Singh, father of the 13-year-old girl allegedly gang raped lodged a complaint against unidentified youths and accused them of abducting and raping the girl in a white car.

However, police investigation revealed that the girl had not been abducted but had willing gone with her friend Vipul.

She had concocted the story after she returned home, fearing her family, SP Singh said.

After investigations, the involvement of two policemen- Rakesh and Mahender in the gang rape came to light.

PTI


First Published: Friday, June 17, 2011, 21:15


comments powered by Disqus