Ghaziabad: A 16-year-old was allegedly gangraped by five boys in a hotel in Ghaziabad, police said on Thursday. The incident occurred on September 25 when the victim had met the accused to attend a birthday party. The accused have been identified as Shahrukh, Chand, Shadab, Rahees, and Shaheed. Also Read - MP Shocker: 9 Men Rape 13-year-old Girl in Umaria, Horrifying Details Emerge

Superintendent of Police Shlok Kumar said that the girl was gangraped when she had gone to attend the birthday party of her friend on September 25. The youths allegedly served her cold drink laced with sedatives. Also Read - Delhi Shocker: 13-Year-Old Boy Forced to Have Sex Change, Raped by 6 Men For Years, Case Filed

After the girl became unconscious, the boys took her to a hotel in Bazariya market railway road where they gangraped her. The accused boys even shot the entire incident on a mobile phone and uploaded it on social media. Also Read - TikTok Star Shadab Khan Accused of Rape by ex-girlfriend, he Says She Extorted Him

They threatened her with dire consequences if she disclosed it before anyone. SP Kumar said that the girl narrated the entire incident to her parents after which they approached the police.

An FIR has been registered against the accused under Section 375 (rape) of the IPC and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO Act). One of the accused, Shahrukh, was arrested while the rest are absconding, the police said.