15-year-old girl gangraped by minors

Muzaffarnagar: A 15-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped by three minors when she was returning home after purchasing rakhi from the city.

The offenders, aged between 15 and 16 years, have been taken into custody.

As per the complaint filed by the victim’s father, the girl was forcefully taken by the trio to a sugarcane field near Rohana village under Kotwali police station yesterday and raped her, SHO Chaman Singh Chavda said.

They fled the spot after the crime, leaving the girl unconscious. She later returned home and narrated her ordeal to family, he said.

The trio has been taken into custody and the girl sent for medical examination, police added.