BHOPAL: A teenage girl of class 6, on Friday approached Jehangirabad police station and lodged a complaint of rape against a youth who outraged her modesty after luring her to his rented house two days ago. He was threatening to kill her on refusing to do the same again.

Following the complaint, the police registered a case under sections 376 and 506 of the IPC and section ¾ of POCSO Act and later took the accused in police custody for further quizzing. TI, Jehangirabad, BS Chauhan said, the victim 12-year-old girl of Bapu Colony studying at Government Girls’ School lodged a complaint against a youth Chandan Lodhi of Aheer Mohalla, who was working in a hotel.

Chauhan further said, the girl in her complaint told the police that on May 6, the accused took her to his rented house where he forcefully outraged her modesty and on May 8, the accused was again asking her to do the same with him. Later the terrified girl mustered courage to narrate the whole incident to her mother following which the complaint was lodged.

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