Girl raped in group by two men in UP Sitapur

SITAPORE: A 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped in groups by two men, police said Thursday. The incident took place on the night of December 3 when two people took the victim to the sugarcane field, raped her and then left her in the field after gagging her and tying her hands and legs, they said.

It was found on Wednesday after her family members along with the villagers began looking for her.

Police Superintendent, LR Kumar said an FIR had been registered and that the girl was being treated at a local hospital.

The defendants, Rupesh and Yogendra, were arrested and an investigation was initiated, the SP said.

(The identity of the victim to protect their privacy has not been disclosed according to the directives of the Supreme Court on cases related to sexual assault)