New Delhi, September 22: A 15-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted by two brothers in northeast Delhi, an official said on Friday. According to police, on Thursday, the minor, a resident of Janta Majoor Colony alleged that she was raped by Jahid (22) and his brother Jubair (24), both residents of Nand Nagri. Delhi Rape Case: Fresh FIR Registered After Minor Alleges She Was Sexually Assaulted by Five Persons at Different Times.

Acting on the complaint, an FIR under section 376 (rape) and 34 (common intention) of the Indian Penal Code and 6, 21 POCSO Act was registered at Welcome police station. Delhi Rape Case: Suspended Government Official Premoday Khakha, Wife Seema Rani Sent to 14-Day Judicial Custody.

“Both accused have been arrested and they work as auto-rickshaw drivers. Minor is being counselled,” said the Deputy Commissioner of Police (northeast) Joy Tirkey. “Further investigation in the case is in progress,” the DCP added.

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