Patna: A 21 year old girl tried to commit suicide by jumping into the Ganges after being raped by a youth in Bihar’s Mujaffarpur area.
According to an official of Jansath town police Station, the girl had gone to fetch water from a tube well. The youth named Ankit took her to a deserted place and raped her at gun point. The girl tried to commit suicide out of shame in the Ganga canal.
After the incident came to be known, the girl’s father lodged a complaint with police. Police said that the accused is still absconding. The girl has been sent to hospital for medical examination.