19-year-old girl raped in Salem

A 19-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a man when she was returning home in the wee hours here Monday, police said.

PTI| Updated: Oct 05, 2015, 15:31 PM IST

Salem: A 19-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a man when she was returning home in the wee hours here Monday, police said.

     The man, a weaver-cum-bus driver, escaped under the cover of darkness.

     The girl, a second year BCom student at a college in Namakkal district, has been admitted to a hospital and search is on for the accused, police said.