April 28, 2021 1:26 am
The court also held that the minor stating that a "bad act" was committed by the accused was not sufficient to construe that he had sexually assaulted her.
March 31, 2021 8:52 pm
The girl was studying in Class 8 when the incident occurred. She and the accused, who used to work as a labourer in Faridabad, are from the same community.
March 30, 2021 9:44 pm
According to reports, one of the girls is under treatment at a hospital in Agartala.
March 09, 2021 5:00 am
According to police, the accused was beaten up by three persons on February 27 and he succumbed to his injuries in hospital late on Sunday.
January 24, 2021 11:46 pm
The 27-year-old accused, a widower, was employed at the same factory where the girl’s parents, who are from Madhya Pradesh, are working.
December 12, 2020 3:22 am
The mother had approached the court saying the girl is not mentally prepared to accept the pregnancy.
October 04, 2020 5:24 am
The accused allegedly drugged and assaulted the girl before raping her, according to the statement given to the police.
July 23, 2020 5:01 am
According to police officials, an offence of rape, intimidation and child marriage was registered on July 21 where six persons - the aunt and uncle of the girls, the two grooms (which include one minor) and the grooms’ parents — have been booked.
June 03, 2020 12:26 pm
The victim had stated in the complaint that she had met and befriended the accused in October last year.
May 31, 2020 3:23 am
The court on May 22 had directed the hospital medical board to assess whether the 13-year-old girl can undergo medical termination of pregnancy without being subject to any health risks.