Two teenage girls from Chhattisgarh’s Koriya district were allegedly confined and raped by nine men for over a fortnight, police said.
On March 4 , one of the girls who was having an affair with accused Abhijeet Pal alias Pinku(20) took her by promising to marry her. A friend of the victim accompanied them . “Later, Pal and eight of his friends repeatedly raped the two after confining them in Ledri and Bijuri villages,” said Koriya Additional Superintendent of Police Nivedita Sharma. Family filed a complaint on March 18 . Police team was sent and raided. Seven of the nine accused were arrested during the rescue, Ms Sharma said.
They were booked on the charges of gang rape , kidnapping and a abducting or inducing woman to compel her to marry, wrongfully concealing or keeping in confinement of the IPC, ASP added