Hoshiarpur: 3 youths kidnapped a 15 year old minor girl and took her to some lonely place in the farmland, where they raped her. An FIR has been lodged at Model Town Police Station Hoshiarpur.
As per information received, the father of the 15 year old minor girl in his statement to the police stated that his daughter has been studying in 10th class and when she was returning from School after giving examination at 2:15 pm 0n 26th Feb, 2015, 3 youths stopped her on the way and informed her that her father has been seriously injured in an accident. He said that his daughter sat on the Scooter of Rajbir who was familiar to her to reach to him.
He said that they planted a fake story of his accident and they took her to some lonely place in the farmland and raped her. He said that all of them raped his daughter.
The rapists have been identified as Satnam Singh s/o Balbir Singh, Davinder Singh s/o Pal Singh and Rajbir Singh s/o Jaila all residents of Pur Hiran, Hoshiarpur.
Model Town police have lodged an FIR against Satnam, Davinder and Rajbir under section 376 (D) of IPC and section 4 and 6 of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences act.
It is noteworthy here that section 376 (D) of IPC defines that if two or more people rape an woman. The minimum punishment described under this section is 20 years and maximum is ‘imprisonment till death.’ In 2013, 2 people were awarded the punishment of Imprisonment till death by Hoshiarpur court under this section for gang raping a minor girl.