Girl gang-raped in Punjab



Batala: A girl was allegedly raped by three persons in Athwal village of the district, police said on Sunday.

Father of the girl alleged in his complaint that his daughter was called by one Sehajpal Singh to his home yesterday on pretext of engagement, station in-charge of the area Sarabjeet Singh said.

Later, Sehajpal and his two friends repeatedly raped her and fled from the scene.

After conducting medical examination of the victim, the police registered a case against the three accused and also arrested the prime accused Sehajpal while the rest of two were absconding.

PTI