On Friday, a seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two men, identified as Akram and Asif, a village under Budhana Police station, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh. According to the reports, the girl went missing for a few hours, after which the family started looking for her. They found the girl in an unconscious and bleeding state on the roof of a nearby house.
#Muzaffarnagar – मुजफ्फरनगर में मासूम के साथ गैंगरेप, 6 वर्ष की बच्ची से 2 युवकों ने किया रेप, बच्ची को टॉफी का लालच देकर गैंगरेप, पुलिस ने मासूम बच्ची को अस्पताल भेजा, गैंगरेप का 1 आरोपी पुलिस ने किया अरेस्ट, बुढ़ाना कोतवाली क्षेत्र का मामला.— भारत समाचार (@bstvlive) December 12, 2020
Complaint registered by the father
The victim’s father had filed a complaint at Budhana Police Station in which he has alleged that the accused lured the minor on the pretext of giving her candies and took her to a nearby house. The two accused raped her on the roof of the house. The girl started screaming and then lost consciousness after which the accused ran from the scene. When the family heard the screams, they rushed to the house and found the girl in a pool of blood. They immediately informed the police and rushed her to the hospital.
Case under POCSO act registered
Circle Officer (CO) Girija Shanker Tripathi has said that that a case has been registered against the accused under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act and Section 376D (gang rape) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
अवगत कराना है कि थाना बुढाना पुलिस द्वारा CN-526/20 US-376D IPC व 5M/6 POCSO ACT बनाम 02 नामजद अभियुक्तों के विरुद्ध पंजीकृत किया गया। दोनों अभियुक्तों को गिरफ्तार किया जा चुका है। अन्य विधिक कार्यवाही प्रचलित है।— MUZAFFARNAGAR POLICE (@muzafarnagarpol) December 12, 2020
After receiving the complaint, the police raided the residence of the accused but could not find them. A team was formed to find them. Later, the accused were arrested by the police from Garhi Sakhavatpur stand on Merrut-Karnal highway. Investigating officer M S Gill said that the accused had been sent to jail and the victim, who is in critical condition, is getting treatment at the district hospital.