Gujarat: Man arrested for raping 14-year-old girl
Posted on: 08:10 PM IST May 12, 2013
Palanpur: A minor girl was allegedly raped by a man living in Fanwara locality near the victim's house in Deesa, around 28 Kms from Palanpur, the police said.
The incident happened on Sunday when the 14-year-old girl was alone at her home and the accused Kishore Panchal (25) lured her, the police said. According to the complaint filed by the mother of the victim, the accused took her to the bushes near a riverbed and raped her.
"He also threatened the girl not to tell anybody, or else he would kill her," the police said.
The police have arrested Panchal after registering offences under Section 363 (kidnapping) and 376 (rape) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) against him.