Hyderabad: The police officials arrested two people on Thursday for allegedly raping a minor.
According to the newswire agency ANI, the accused have been identified as Syed Naimath Ahmed, 26 years old, and Syed Ravish Ahmed Mehdi, 20 years old.
The police said, “They took her in their car after she stepped out of her home, proceeded to OYO hotels, and sexually assaulted her. We apprehended them without delay.”
The police added that the accused will be produced before a court on Friday. The incident came to light when a complaint was received from the minor girl’s mother stating that her daughter aged about 14 years, left home on September 12 at about 7.45 PM and did not return. She suspected that some unknown person might have kidnapped her daughter.
G Prasad Rao, ACP Mir Chowk added that “They admitted that they were guilty of the offence during interrogation,”. A case has been registered under relevant sections including 376 DA IPC and Section:6 R/W 5 of the POCSO Act.
(With Agency Inputs)