Bihar, June 19: A shocking case has been reported in Nitish ruling Bihar where a teenager was thrown off the train at Kiul Railway Station in Lakhisarai after being allegedly gang-raped by six men.
The girl hailing from Lakhochak village in Lakhisarai district went out on Thursday night to answer the nature’s call and there she was captured by a group of six people.
“I could recognise Santosh Kumar and Mrityunjay Kumar. They forced them upon me and soon, I fell unconscious,” the girl said in her statement.
The assailants then took the girl to Vanshipur Railway station and went on a local train. As the men reached near the Kiul Junction, they threw her from the moving train in the wee hours of Friday. Locals took the girl to a local hospital and her parents were informed.
As the victim’s condition continuously deteriorating, the doctors referred her to the Patna Medical College and Hospital where she was initially denied a bed.
Even she was administered proper treatment after media took notice to the ordeal.
Bihar: I recognize two people & one person has been arrested- Brother of victim who was allegedly raped and thrown off a train in Lakhisarai pic.twitter.com/iXJzinFhDB
— ANI (@ANI_news) June 19, 2017
Superintendent of Police, Lakhisarai, told ETV that the prime accused, Santosh had already been arrested. However, he denied this being a case involving gang rape. “We have come to know that the victim was having an affair with Santosh. We can’t say why she was attacked and raped until the investigation is finished.”
A team, headed by Lakhisarai DSP Pankaj Kumar, has been formed to investigate the crime.