Meerut: A 21-year old has been gang-raped by her father, brother and two uncles for allegedly eloping with her lover. The accused have been arrested in Muzaffarnagar where the incident came into light.
As per the sources, the girl had eloped with her 32-year old lover twice, and the family had filed abduction complaint on the man. When the complaint was filed for the first time, the man was let off by the court after the girl gave her statement that she left with him on her own will. It is said that, the girl’s lover is already a father of three children.
When the complaint was filed for the second time, she approached the Allahabad High Court alleging that she was gang raped by her father, brother and two uncles.
The Court had ordered their arrest and case has been booked under IPC Sections 376D (gang rape) and 313 (causing miscarriage without woman’s consent), among others.