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Minor Dalit ‘gangraped’ in Aligarh, 3 neighbours arrested

The woman had allegedly called the girl to her house, where she was allegedly gangraped by two of the woman’s relatives.

A 14-YEAR-OLD Dalit girl was allegedly gangraped by two youths at her neighbour’s house in Atrauli area of Aligarh Sunday. Three persons, including a woman, have been arrested.

The woman had allegedly called the girl to her house, where she was allegedly gangraped by two of the woman’s relatives.

Locals later beat up all the three accused and handed them over to the police. They also protested at the local police station and were joined by Etah BJP MP Rajveer Singh.

On Monday, the three accused were produced before the court, which sent them to judicial custody.

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A case has been lodged against the three on charges of gangrape and under the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.

Police said they are yet to confirm if the accused woman and the girl’s family had any dispute or enmity.

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