Teenage girl raped in Thane
Thane (Maha): A 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped by an unidentified person when she was going to wash clothes at a river in Lonad Khurd village in the district, police said today.
The victim was going to the river last evening when the accused dragged her to an isolated place and raped her, Sahapur Police station inspector S B Sakale said.
A case has been registered in this connection under sections 376 (rape), 363 (kidnapping) and 506 (criminal intimidation) of IPC and relevant sections of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POSCO) Act 2012 and Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection) Act 2000, he said.
Efforts are on to nab the accused and investigations are underway, police said.