Two Chandigarh police constables were arrested yesterday for allegedly raping a minor girl for months while three others cops who are also allegedly involved in the crime are still absconding.
As per reports, the 17-year-old victim had filed a complaint with police after a dispute with relative but the constable Akshay who was supposed pursue the complaint, allegedly started harassing her and later raped her in a vehicle on gun point.
Police officials said that the incident came to light when the victim tried to commit suicide yesterday and on questioning thee victim shared her ordeal with her neighbour.
Her neighbours approached a local councilor who reported the matter to senior police officials after which a case was registered in this regard and two cops have been arrested. While three other cops are absconding after the incident and a hunt is on nab them.
Police said that the minor girl was allegedly raped by constable’s other associate Sunil while his three other associates sexually harassed the girl for months after threatening her of dire consequences.