A 16-year-old lady has alleged that 9 individuals raped her in Jharkhand’s Dumka district, after a pal misguided her to take a shortcut by a jungle, a police officer stated on Thursday.
Superintendent of Police Y S Ramesh stated raids have been performed to arrest the culprits after the lady, who’s at present hospitalised, filed a grievance with the police towards the pal and eight others who usually are not recognized to her.
In her assertion to police, the lady stated two of her buddies had ferried her close to his village, in a two-wheeler from Dumka city on Tuesday afternoon.
She then referred to as up one other pal requesting him to take her to the village. The pal reached the spot in a two-wheeler with one other individual not recognized to her, the SP stated.
The pal instructed her that they need to take a brief reduce by a forest claiming that policemen had been checking automobiles.
The lady stated she discovered seven males at a spot contained in the jungle and so they joined her pal and the opposite individual in raping her. They fled when she fell unconscious.
She regained consciousness the subsequent morning, the SP stated.
“The assertion of the lady was taken at a hospital the place she is beneath therapy,” the police officer stated.
The age group of the accused is just not but recognized.