Bulandshahr, Mar 9: A 14-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped by six persons in Mudi Bakapur village of Bulandshahr in Uttar Pradesh. The police have arrested three accused following a complaint lodged by the victim’s family. The heinous crime took place on Monday evening.
“Three accused, Nikhil Sharma, Rahul Sharma and Mohit Saini were arrested Wednesday. Raids are being conducted to nab Jagatveer, Deepak and Sanjeev Sharma,” a police officer was quoted as saying in a report. He also added that all the accused are aged between 18 and 22 years and three of them are brothers. (ALSO READ: 9-year-old Raped at Kids Zone in Indore Mall, Accused Employee Arrested)
The girl’s family, in the complaint, stated that the victim was gagged by a man on Monday evening while she was on her way to a friend’s house. He took her to a secluded plot, where others joined him and then two of them raped her while others recorded the crime.
Speaking to The Indian Express, the class IX girl accused a boy, who stays next to her house, of following her. He reportedly gagged and pulled her to a secluded plot near to her friend’s house. The victim has accused Nikhil and Jagatveer of raping her. She also added that the criminals threatened of harming her younger brother if she narrates the matter to anyone. (ALSO READ: Disabled Woman, Who Was Allegedly Gangraped by Four Men, Commits Suicide)
Meanwhile, the girl has been sent for medical examination and an FIR under various sections and POCSO Act has been registered.
On the other hand, Nikhil’s mother Sarita Devi has accused the girl’s family of framing her sons to revenge an incident where the three had beaten up her cousin a year ago over a minor issue.
In other incident on January 5, the body of Class XII student who was abducted from Bulandshahr was recovered. The girl was abducted while she was returning back to her home from tuition and had gone missing for two days before her body was found by the locals.