The lady has been despatched for a medical examination and additional proceedings have been underway, officer mentioned.

Noida:

A 13-year-old lady in Uttar Pradesh’s Better Noida has been allegedly raped by three individuals, following which the accused have been taken into police custody, officers mentioned on Thursday.

The three accused and the lady belong to the identical neighbourhood in Dadri and have been identified to one another, the police mentioned.

Gautam Buddh Nagar Deputy Commissioner of Police (Ladies Security) Vrinda Shukla mentioned the incident had taken place on Tuesday and the lady’s mom approached the police on Thursday after which an FIR was lodged and the suspects detained.

“The lady was allegedly raped by the three individuals who dwell in her neighbourhood, in keeping with her mom. Through the probe it emerged that the accused already knew the lady they usually had requested a 12-year-old boy to name the lady to their home, the place the incident came about,” DCP Shukla mentioned.

The lady has been despatched for a medical examination and additional proceedings within the case have been underway, the officer mentioned.

In response to officers, the FIR has been lodged underneath IPC part 376D (gang-rape) and underneath related sections of the Safety of Youngsters in opposition to Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.

DCP Shukla mentioned the Gautam Buddh Nagar police is making an attempt to make sure investigations in all instances associated to POCSO Act happen through the quick monitor route and it could be ensured on this case as properly. 

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