Published On : Fri, Feb 17th, 2017

Youth rapes minor girl, two friends abet crime; arrested

In an awful incident, a youth raped a 17-year old girl over a nasty pretext and his two friends abetted the crime, slyly. All three accused are now cooling their heels behind the bars.

Around 6 pm on Thursday, one of the accused Sahil alias Bajrang Bhokhanlal Gujar (23), resident of Bhavani Mandir, Pardi, probably acquainted with the 17-year old girl, took her to the house of another accused Raj Kailas Kanojiya (20) in Mahal on a pretext. There, the accused Sahil raped the girl. Third accused Omprakash Ramdas Chavan (18), resident of Naik Talao, opposite Janki Suppliers, played a nasty role and abetted the crime. However, the accused trio found themselves in deep trouble when the victimized girl registered a case with Kotwali police against them.

Kotwali WPSI M Harde booked the three accused under Sections 376(2)(J), 376(D), 506(B) of the IPC read with Sub-Sections 4, 6, 9 of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act and arrested them.