A 13-year-old woman in Uttar Pradesh’s Higher Noida has been allegedly raped by three individuals, following which the accused have been taken into police custody, officers mentioned on Thursday. The three accused and the woman belong to the identical neighbourhood in Dadri and have been identified to one another, the police mentioned.
Gautam Buddh Nagar Deputy Commissioner of Police (Girls Security) Vrinda Shukla mentioned the incident had taken place on Tuesday and the woman’s mom approached the police on Thursday after which an FIR was lodged and the suspects detained.
“The woman was allegedly raped by the three individuals who stay in her neighbourhood, in response to her mom.
Throughout the probe it emerged that the accused already knew the woman they usually had requested a 12-year-old boy to name the woman to their home, the place the incident befell,” Shukla mentioned.
The woman has been despatched for a medical examination and additional proceedings within the case have been underway, the officer mentioned.
Based on officers, the FIR has been lodged below IPC part 376D (gang-rape) and below related sections of the Safety of Youngsters towards Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.
DCP Shukla mentioned the Gautam Buddh Nagar police is attempting to make sure investigations in all instances associated to POCSO Act happen by way of the quick monitor route and it could be ensured on this case as nicely.