29th March, 2021
In a village in the Alirajpur district of Madhya Pradesh, incidents of human shame have come to light. A 16-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth on Sunday, according to news agency PTI. On finding out about the incident, the family members of the victim tied the rope to both the teenager and the accused and took out a procession in the village. Not only this, the family made a video of this procession and also put it on social media.
Police arrested six people, including the accused of rape in this case. The incident took place in a village about 22 km from the Alirajpur district of Madhya Pradesh. According to the report of the news agency PTI, two cases have been registered on the complaint of the victim in this case. The first case has been registered against the accused who committed the rape and the second against the family of the victim.
A police officer said that the minor rape victim lodged two FIRs in the concerned police station on Sunday. The first FIR has been lodged against the 21-year-old youth in connection with the rape, while the second FIR has been lodged in connection with the rape and assault of the victim and the accused. The accused is said to be married and has two children.
According to the report, a case has been registered against the person who raped the victim's first complaint under Section 376 of the IPC and the POCSO Act. The accused has been arrested. On the second complaint, the police have registered a case under sections 294, 355, 323, and 342 of IPC against the victim for assaulting her and her family members. Five of them have been arrested. The video of the incident is going viral.