Fugitive gang-rape accused surrenders in UP court



Muzaffarnagar: A man, accused of gangraping a 16-year-old girl, has surrendered before a court in Muzaffarnagar district Wednesday, officials said.

The accused has been sent to 14-days of judicial custody by the Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate Vishvanath.

The 16-year-old girl was abducted from Shishak colony of Muzaffarnagar and gang-raped in a nearby jungle by seven youths on January 9.

Five accused were earlier arrested in this connection while one is still absconding.

PTI