Ranchi: The incident of gang rape of a minor student has been heard in Ranchi, the capital of Jharkhand. A minor student of class VIII was gang raped by four youths from her own village in Mandar, Ranchi. The incident is said to have taken place late on Monday night. All the four accused have been taken into custody on tuesday morning on the complaint of the minor. The process of medical action of the victim has also been completed.
The victim has told police that she was returning from a wedding ceremony from the neighbouring village with her friend at 9 pm on Monday. Meanwhile, a short distance from the village, Pradeep Oraon, Roshan Toppo, Bullet Oraon and Chane Oraon, residents of his village, came to a deserted area and blocked their path. After which both their friends were intimidated and driven home and taken to the banks of the river a kilometre away and gang raped.
The victim has said that the four took turns raping her. When she fainted, Charo fled leaving her in the same condition. She was found lying there in the same condition till 3 am. When he regained consciousness, he reached home and informed his family. After which the family lodged a complaint with the police station. Family members have said that the girl studies in a private school alone in Mandar. His parents work in Ranchi.
Accused admit their crime: Police station in-charge Rana Jung Bahadur Singh has said that as soon as the incident was reported, the police conducted a speedy investigation and all the accused have been taken into custody. The victim has also identified all of them. The accused have admitted their charge. All of them are scheduled to be sent to jail on Wednesday after a covid inquiry.