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Police arrests youth for raping 13-year old

Posted on Feb 13, 10:59AM | UNI

Jalandhar, Feb 12 : Commissionerate police have arrested Santosh Kumar,a resident of Jinda village, for raping a 13-year old minor girl.

The police nabbed the youth this evening after a case was registered on the statement of Satnam Singh, father of the girl.

The police said the girl, suffering from acute stomach ache, was taken to a doctor and was given pain killers, following which the girl narrated the agony she passed through and disclosed the identity of the rapist youth who was none other than a neighbour.

She told her mother Santosh Kumar took her to his room on January 23 on the pretext that they both would enjoy tea. After sipping tea she fell unconscious and was raped. The police arrested the youth u/s 376 IPC.