JAIPUR: A 15-year-old girl was raped allegedly by six people in Tonk’s Malpura area on Saturday night.
The accused apparently held her captive for the entire night and fled after threatening to kill her if she reported the matter. They are yet to be arrested. The survivor registered the complaint at Lamba Harisingh police station on Sunday night. Lamba Harisingh SHO Chitar Singh said, “The survivor claimed that two of the accused abducted her when she went out to relieve herself on Saturday night. They took her to an isolated spot where four more accused joined and they all took turns to rape her.”
According to the officials, the accused are all adults and are from the same community as the survivor. “We are looking for the accused. FSL team also took evidence and senior officials have also met the complainant. The accused will be arrested soon,” added the SHO. The girl’s medical examination was done on Monday. “We do not know the reason why the survivor took a day to file the complaint. Apparently the accused are also from same village.” A case under relevant IPC sections has been registered.
(The victim’s identity has not been revealed to protect her privacy as per Supreme court directives on cases related to sexual assault)