A 12-year-old woman was allegedly raped by three males in Bhopal after they befriended her whereas enjoying a web-based sport, the police mentioned as we speak.
The three accused, who additionally blackmailed the woman and threatened to add her objectionable video on-line if she resisted their advances, have been arrested, they mentioned.
As per a police grievance filed by the woman’s household, the accused, all residents of Rambha Nagar space and within the age group of 18 to 19, turned mates along with her on-line whereas enjoying the sport PUBG, police inspector Alok Srivastava mentioned.
Final month, they lured the woman to return to Rambha Nagar the place they allegedly raped her and made an objectionable video of her, the official mentioned.
“Thereafter, they allegedly blackmailed the woman, saying they might add her video on-line if she prevented their advances, and allegedly raped her repeatedly,” he mentioned.
Based mostly on the grievance, the three accused had been arrested on Wednesday evening, the official mentioned.
A case has been registered in opposition to them underneath Indian Penal Code Sections 376 (2N) (repeated rape), 376 (DA) (gang-rape of a woman underneath 16 years of age) and 506 (felony intimidation), and provisions of the Safety of Youngsters from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, he added.
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