Alipurduar: A 16 year old – Class X student is in ” trauma” and in hospital after being gang raped. A search had been launched for the suspects, police said.
The girl was on way home with a friend was allegedly raped by some youths after she rejected their “proposals” to get married to her companion “then and there” or have a drink with the strangers.
The youths are on the run after the incident on Monday night on the outskirts of Alipurduar town. The gang of eight intercepted the girl and her friend and took them to a nearby ground where they demanded Rs 10,000.
“The girl’s statement has been recorded,” the SP A. Ravindranath, said. A search had been launched for the suspects, he further added.