Khammam: In a shocking incident, A 17-year-old girl was allegedly raped by four of her classmates in a house in Khammam city where she had gone to attend a common friend’s birthday party, police said on Monday.
The accused also allegedly filmed the act and threatened her not to disclose the matter and blackmailed her of uploading the act in Social media.
The girl, a degree student of a private college, lodged a complaint on Monday at Khammam III Town police station accusing her four classmates, all major, of raping her two days ago at the house she had visited to attend the birthday party, police said.
According to a police officer, the girl said the entire incident was filmed and she was threatened to not disclose the matter to anyone and On Sunday (July 3), they again called her and threatened her with the desire of the girl. Seeing her daughter crying & worried when asked she told about the incident to the mother.
“After the girl lodged the complaint, a case on the charge of gang rape under the IPC (Indian Penal Code) and relevant sections of the POCSO (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences) Act was registered,” the official told reporter over the phone.
The Police raided and arrested Radhakrishna, Karthik and Uday, who were accused of harassment on the girl and the main accused, Akhil, is absconding.
The police took them into custody and questioning.
The four persons involved in gang-rape were informed of persons belonging to middle-class families in Khammam city.