Crime and Accident

Minor girl gangraped in Paharganj

Minor girl gangraped in Paharganj
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New Delhi:A minor girl was allegedly gangraped by three-four men, including an acquaintance at a hotel in central Delhi’s Paharganj area.

The incident happened yesterday when the minor was called by an acquaintance for a meeting to a hotel in Paharganj, police said.

When the victim reached there, the acquaintance was sitting with his other friends whom she didn’t recognise, said a senior police officer.

They allegedly took turns to rape the minor after which they threatened her of dire consequences if she approached the police, he added.

The victim reached home and informed the incident to her family who then filed a complaint, police said.

The medical examination of the girl confirmed sexual assault, the police officer said adding teams have been formed to nab the accused.