Minor girl raped in Punjab's Batala

A minor girl was allegedly raped by a youth at Tattle village in the district, police said on Friday.

PTI| Updated: Mar 13, 2015, 15:38 PM IST

Batala: A minor girl was allegedly raped by a youth at Tattle village in the district, police said on Friday.

The 15-year-old girl hailing from Attepur village yesterday lodged a complaint against one Amrik Singh, a resident of the same village, alleging that he took her to his native village and raped her, they said.

A case has been registered in this connection and medical examination of the girl has confirmed rape, police said, adding that efforts are on to nab the absconding accused.