Class 9 student gang-raped in Gr Noida's Dankaur; 2 held

A Class 9 student was allegedly raped by three men who kidnapped her from Dankaur area of Gautam Buddh Nagar in a car today, police said.

The incident took place near Roshanpur village this morning and two of the accused have been arrested, they said.

"The girl was on her way to relieve herself outside the village when the three accused kidnapped her and raped her in the car," Superintendent of Police (Rural) Aashish Shrivastava said.

According to the SP, an FIR was lodged at the Dankaur police station on the complaint of the girl's family.

Three persons from a neighbouring village were named in the FIR. Two of them -- Ajay Singh Gujjar and Surendra Singh Gujjar, have been arrested, while the third accused, Arun, is absconding, police said.

The accused have been charged under sections 367 (kidnapping) and 376 (rape) of the Indian Penal Code and relevant sections of the Prevention of Children against Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, they said.

Police teams are working to nab the third accused, the SP said.

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