Minor girl allegedly gang-raped in Kamrup

Guwahati, December 8: Another incident of alleged rape of a minor has come to light in Kamrup Rural on Thursday.

This time the incident took place in Baihata Chariali where a minor girl aged about 13 was allegedly gang-raped by three persons.

The incident occurred on the evening of Wednesday when three men reportedly trapped a minor girl by their words and took her to the forest area where they the allegedly raped her near Baihata.

The incident took place around 6:30 pm and when the family of the minor girl found that their daughter went missing they tried to find where she was. The family along with locals after searching for hours found the girl near a forest area nearby and they also succeeded in apprehending one person involved in the incident while two managed to escape.

The apprehended person was identified as Azaad Ali of Mandakata while the two people who escaped were identified as Munna Ali and Ainul Ali.

The locals handed him over to the police and demanded the police to arrest the absconding ones as soon as possible.

The minor girl stated that three of them threatened to kill her and then forced her.

Police officials said that currently, they are interrogating Azaad and very soon the others will be arrested as well.