Poonch, May 24: An 18-year-old girl was allegedly raped by three masked men in the border district of Poonch in Jammu region last night.
Reports reaching news agency GNS said that three masked men barged inside a Kacha house late last night and forcibly raped the girl (name withheld), a resident of Dhargloon village when she along with her 7-year-old mentally unsound sister was sleeping.
“The accused forcibly raped her,” they said.
The girl later narrated the incident to her family. After revealing the matter to her parents, they later approached concerned police station Gursai and lodged a complaint against the accused.
SHO Sangay Gupta Gursai while confirming the incident told news agency GNS that a case (FIR: 36/2018, u/s 376, 458 RPC against the accused persons.
Among the three accused, the victim identified one as Owais Ahmad (24), a tractor driver and a special team have been constituted to nab all the accused who are still at large”, SHO added. (GNS)