Mi­nor found to be preg­nant, case of rape reg­is­tered

Hindustan Times (Gurugram) - - Gurugram - HT Cor­re­spon­dent htre­porters@hin­dus­tan­times.com ■

A 17-year-old girl in east Gurugram, who was found to be two months preg­nant, was al­legedly raped by a man she had met near her house, the po­lice said on Satur­day.

The case came to light when the girl’s fam­ily had ap­proached a city hospi­tal for abor­tion, and the hospi­tal, in turn, in­formed the po­lice. An FIR was reg­is­tered at the women’s po­lice sta­tion (east) un­der Sec­tion 376 (rape) of the IPC and the POSCO Act on Fri­day night. “The girl, who works as a help, said that she used meet the man at a park. She has been coun­selled by the CWC. We are yet to ar­rest the ac­cused,” said the po­lice.

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