Seven teen-aged boys allegedly raped an eight-year-old lady after inviting her to play disguise and search with them in a village in Tripura, police mentioned on Sunday.
Six of the accused who stay at Tabaria in West Tripura district have been arrested and one is absconding.
4 of them have been despatched to a juvenile dwelling. Two others, who have been round 12 years of age, have been hospitalised as they examined optimistic for coronavirus, police mentioned.
“In line with the grievance lodged by the sufferer’s father, the accused boys known as her to play disguise and search with them after which raped her. The incident passed off on Friday,” Sub-divisional Police Officer of New Capital Advanced, Priya Madhuri Majumder, mentioned.
The coed of sophistication three returned dwelling and knowledgeable her dad and mom of what had occurred, she mentioned.
The accused boys, who have been identified to the lady, have been arrested after the grievance was lodged on Saturday.
“A complete of seven individuals have been named within the FIR. We’ve arrested six of them whereas one is absconding,” Sub-divisional Police Officer Majumder mentioned.