Humanity shamed again in Uttar Pradesh; minor girl abducted, raped repeatedly


Police in Uttar Pradesh say that they have arrested a 24-year-old man hailing from Varanasi for abducting and repeatedly raping a minor girl in his captivity.

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A special team of the UP Police were able to successfully rescue the girl from the man’s captivity. The cops sent the victim for medical examination after securing her release from the man’s captivity in the Aurai police station area of the Bhadohi district.

According to news agency PTI, SHO Ajay Kumar Seth of the Aurai police station said that the man lived in the Mirzamurad police station area of Varanasi. He had abducted the girl on 24 January from a village and raped her several times at an unknown place.

He was arrested after he arrived at a bus depot to catch a bus.

A case was registered against him under various IPC sections pertaining to kidnapping and rape besides those of the POCSO Act.