A 35-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping a 16-year-old Dalit girl in Etah district. The survivor said that she was served sedated food and raped several times on Wednesday afternoon by her married neighbour, who often visited her home.
The incident occurred in Aliganj area of Etah district and the accused Gulab Ali, 35, was arrested on Friday afternoon. As per reports from TOI, the minor said, “Ali had invited me to their house for lunch as they were celebrating a local festival. But soon after having food, I lost consciousness and woke up to find myself naked in Ali’s bedroom. I was suffering from severe abdominal pain and Ali was standing in front of me.”
The girl’s brother said, “We also found some pills in his room when we had gone to confront him.”