Nagpur, April 21: A 17-year-old girl has alleged that she was raped by two men in the MLA Hostel in Civil Lines area of the Nagpur city on April 14.
According to the police, two accused were identified as Manoj Bhagat (44) and Rajat Madre (19), they were arrested on April 18. The girl works in one of the accused shop in the city.
“The incident occurred on April 14, when Bhagat took the girl along with him after telling her family members that he wanted her to accompany his family members to attend a marriage,” said sub-inspector Shalini Kinake.
“Bhagat raped her in a car parked at MLA’s Hostel and after that both the accused raped her in a room booked by them in the same Hostel,” Kinake said.
Later on, the girl’s mother lodged a missing complaint of a girl, following by a case of kidnapping at Gittikhadan police station.
Police traced her near Katol railway station, about 55 kms away on April 17.
On the basis of her statement, the police arrested Bhagat and Madre on April 18.
They have been booked under sections 363 (punishment for kidnapping) and 376 (punishment for rape) of IPC.
When asked how is it possible that nobody noticed Bhagat and the girl in the car in the parking area, the police said they are investigating all the details.