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domenica 11 gennaio 2015
17-yr-old girl raped in Punjab
A 17-year-old girl was raped by a youth at Burj Araiyan village under Qilla Lal Singh police station in the district, police said on Sunday.
According to a complaint lodged by the victim's father, his daughter had yesterday gone to the fields to attend the call of nature when Gurkirtan Singh, a resident of Rikhia village, allegedly raped her, police said.
Sub-Inspector Sita Rani said police have registered a rape case against the accused who is said to be absconding.
The victim's medical examination was conducted at the Civil hospital here today and her statement was also recorded before a Magistrate here today, police said.