The accused overpowered them and took to a deserted place when the girls came out to attend nature's call
Two minor cousins were raped by two boys in Jharkhand Garhwa district. The incident happened on Sunday when the girls had come out of their home to attend to nature’s call under the Ranka police station of the district. The family, however, approached the police on Wednesday about the incident.
According to the complaint handed over to the police, two boys, who were also reported to be minors, overpowered girls no sooner had they come out in the open and took them to a deserted location, nearly a kilometer from their home and raped them. The boys later dropped them near their home the same night. The victims had lodged named FIR against two boys.
The Ranka police station officer-in-charge Pankaj Tiwari said, “A case has been registered in this connection. We are conducting raids to nab the two named accused.”
Asked about the accused also being minors, the sub inspector said, “This can only be ascertained only after they are arrested and medically examined.”