Rape accused arrested in Punjab
Batala: Police on Friday claimed to have arrested the prime accused in the alleged rape of a minor girl student at Mari Panwan village under Sri Hargobindpur police Station.
Gursewak Singh, a resident of Mari Panwan village here, was arrested on the outskirts of the village last evening, SSP Tulsi Ram told reporters here.
The class 10th girl had yesterday alleged in her complaint that when she was on her way to school in a school bus on January 21, two motorcycle-borne youths came and took her forcibly from the vehicle near Khokharwal village.
Later, they took her to a Dera at Mari panwan village where Gursewak allegedly raped her repeatedly, SSP Tulsi Ram said.
The identity of the other accused is yet to be ascertained, said the police.
More from India
More from World
More from Sports
More from Entertaiment
- Sunanda Pushkar murder case: Police may approach court seeking lie detector test on Shashi Tharoor
- Jayalalithaa wins big in RK Nagar by-poll, defeats CPI's Mahendran by over 1.5 lakh votes
- Check JEE (Main) 2015 rank on www.jeemain.nic.in, cbseresults.nic.in
- Jawaharlal Nehru's Wikipedia page edited from govt IP address; Congress seeks PM Modi's reply
- After Pankaja Munde, now Vinod Tawde accused of irregularities in awarding contracts in Maharashtra