Khandwa: In the Khandwa district of Madhya Pradesh, a case of trying to convert a minor by changing the name and trapping her to a love trap and then gang-raping the girl student along with his friend has come to light. In this case, Khandwa police have arrested Sadiq, a friend of the main accused Arbaaz. At the same time, Arbaaz is said to be absconding and the police are fast looking for him. Harsood, a 15-year-old student studying in class 10, is a resident of a village in the police station area, while Arbaaz lives in Khanshawali, Sanwali. The two became friends on Instagram about three months ago. The accused had befriended the student by making a profile under the name Vishal. The girl student also came in his words. After this Arbaaz called her to Khandwa on the pretext of getting married.
Falling in Arbaaz's trap, the girl student reached Khandwa on Tuesday (January 18, 2022) to meet him with a red pair and jewellery from the house. Arbaaz made her stay in a government building behind the collector's bungalow. He raped the girl student there. During this, the girl came to know that the name of the accused is not Vishal but Arbaaz, so the girl tried to run away from there. But she was imprisoned in the house. After this, she also called his friend Sadiq and gang-raped her. During this, the accused also took obscene photos and videos of the victim. The accused also threatened her to become a Muslim and said that only after converting, he will marry her. When the girl did not agree, both the accused fled leaving her. Somehow the girl left from there reached the old bus stand and started crying while sitting there. When people saw a lonely girl crying, they informed the police. Kotwali police station reached the spot and brought the victim to the police station. During interrogation, the girl told the entire incident to the police. During this, a red pair and jewellery were also found in the victim's bag.
Police conducted a medical test on the victim on Wednesday (January 19, 2022). Meanwhile, the accused have been booked under serious sections of rape and POCSO. Police arrested Arbaaz's accomplice Sadiq and brought him to the police station and are interrogating him in the case. Meanwhile, the police came to know that Sadiq was a daily wage labourer of the municipal corporation and had provided the keys of the government building to Arbaaz. Arbaaz, the main accused in the case, is said to be absconding and police are on the lookout for him.