CRPF constable, friend arrested for raping teenager



New Delhi: A 25-year-old factory worker was arrested along with a CRPF constable for allegedly raping his teenaged cousin in north-west Delhi, police said on Thursday.

The incident was reported from Khajuri Khas on February 6 when the 17-year-old girl approached police seeking action against her cousin Amit Sharma (25) and a CRPF Constable Jai Kiran (24) for raping her.

Police took her to a government hospital where a medical examination confirmed rape after which Sharma and Kiran were arrested, a senior police official said.

"Sharma and Kiran are friends. They allegedly raped Sharma's cousin", the official said.

A case has been registered.

PTI