Minor Girl Gang-Raped in Jharkhand During Wedding Visit

A minor girl from West Bengal, attending a wedding in Jharkhand's Dumka district, was allegedly raped by five men. The incident occurred between June 11 and June 12. The police have detained several suspects and are in the process of registering an FIR. The victim is undergoing medical examination.

PTI | Dumka | Updated: 13-06-2024 19:20 IST | Created: 13-06-2024 19:20 IST
Minor Girl Gang-Raped in Jharkhand During Wedding Visit
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A minor girl from West Bengal was allegedly gang-raped by five persons in Jharkhand's Dumka district, according to local police authorities.

The victim had lodged a complaint at Shikaripara police station, situated approximately 310 km from Ranchi, Jharkhand's capital. The incident reportedly occurred during the intervening night of June 11 and June 12.

Dumka Superintendent of Police Pitamber Singh Kherwar disclosed that while the FIR registration process is ongoing, several individuals have been detained in connection to the case. The victim's precise age is currently being verified. She recounted that she was in Jharkhand attending a wedding when the assault took place. Police in-charge Hari Prasad Shah informed that she has been sent for a medical examination.

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