Gorakhpur (UP), August 17
A teenage lady was allegedly raped and singed with cigarette butts by two males within the Gola space of Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh, police mentioned on Sunday.
The lady was discovered unconscious on Saturday and is at the moment present process therapy on the district hospital, they added.
The police have registered a case in opposition to one Arjun of Dehribhar village and an unidentified man on the premise of a written criticism from the survivor’s mom.
According to reviews, the teenage lady of a brick kiln labourer went to fetch water from a hand pump on Friday evening, when the 2 accused forcibly took her to a hut close to a pond within the village on a bike and allegedly raped her. They additionally tortured the lady by inflicting burn accidents on her with cigarette butts and when she fell unconscious, fled the spot.
The lady recognized one of many accused as Arjun.
“A case of kidnapping, gangrape and under sections of the POCSO Act is registered against the two men on a complaint from the survivor’s mother. A hunt is on for the accused,” Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Sunil Kumar Gupta mentioned. PTI