Minor girl raped in Punjab

Last Updated: Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 13:03

Batala: A minor girl student of Class X was allegedly raped by a youth at Mari Panwan village under Sri Hargobindpur police station, police said here.

In her complaint to the police, the girl alleged that when she was going to her school in a school bus on Monday, two motorcycle-borne youths came and took her forcibly from the vehicle.

Later, the accused took her on the motorcycle to the village where a youth identified as Gursewakl Singh allegedly raped her.

Police have registered a case under various sections of the IPC against Gursewak Singh, who is absconding.

Further investigations were under progress, police said.

PTI



First Published: Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 13:03

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