Mau: Six youths had been booked in reference to an alleged gang rape of a Class 10 scholar, officers stated on Sunday.
In response to Mau SP Anurag Arya, the prime accused, together with two others, have been detained for questioning, whereas efforts are on to nab the remainder of the youths.
Arya stated, “The incident took place in the Madhuban police station area of the district on Friday, when a student of Class 10 left her house around 9 am, but did not return till late in the evening.”
“Around 10 pm, family members of the girl received a call that she was raped by six youths and they fled leaving her behind,” he added.
The relations of the woman reached the spot and introduced her again house.
“When the girl regained her conscious, she narrated her trauma. Subsequently, she was admitted to a private hospital. On Saturday, a complaint was lodged against the six youths, including four named. A case has been registered against them under the IPC and the POCSO Act,” the SP stated.