Bhopal, July 11: In a heart-wrenching incident, a 14-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped twice in a span of 24 hours Madhya Pradesh’s Chhindwara. The minor girl was found wandering in a disoriented state in Mahua Tola area on July 8.
According to Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) Niraj Soni, the victim girl left her house on the evening of July 6, and when she did not return, a complaint was lodged at the Kundipura Police Station the next day.
The gild told cops that one Mohit Bharadwaj (22) persuaded her to go with him on his motorbike to the house of Rahul Bhonde (24), where both of them raped her, the ASP told news agency PTI.
The duo let her go the next day. When she was returning home, three more men accosted her, took her back to Bhonde's house, and allegedly raped her. They were identified as Bunty Bhalavi (23), Ankit Raghuvanshi (25) and Amit Vishwakarma (21).
A special team nabbed all the five accused, who have been booked under IPC sections 376 (D) (gang-rape), 506 (criminal intimidation), 363 (kidnapping), 342 (wrongful confinement) and also under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.