Youth accused of raping minor

Jalpaiguri, 22 June (H.S.). On Wednesday, a youth has been accused of raping a minor in Vematia area of Dhupguri block of the district. A written complaint has been lodged on behalf of the minor’s family at Dhupguri police station. The accused is absconding since the incident. According to the information, on Monday, a minor […]
 


Youth accused of raping minor

Jalpaiguri, 22 June (H.S.). On Wednesday, a youth has been accused of raping a minor in Vematia area of ​​Dhupguri block of the district. A written complaint has been lodged on behalf of the minor’s family at Dhupguri police station. The accused is absconding since the incident.

According to the information, on Monday, a minor had gone to the wedding ceremony with her family in Vematia area. It is alleged that when the minor went to drink water, Sohail allegedly raped her by luring her. The youth threatened to kill the minor if he told anyone about the incident. After the incident, when the minor’s health started deteriorating today, the matter of rape came to the fore. After this the family members of the minor took him to Dhupguri Hospital from where the minor was shifted to Jalpaiguri Sadar Hospital. After this, the family filed a case against the accused youth Sohail Alam in Dhupguri police station.

Jalpaiguri district additional superintendent of police (rural) Wangden Bhutia said a complaint has been registered. Police is on the lookout for the accused.