Two Kolkata footballers held for 'raping' minor

Oct 31, 2012, 10:34 IST | Agencies

A minor in Kolkata has alleged that she was raped by four persons, including two footballers.

Two footballers from two famous city-based clubs have been arrested for allegedly gangraping a 14-year-old girl in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district, police said today.

14-year-old girl gangraped in Kolkata
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Following a complaint of gangrape of a minor in which four people have been accused, two people who play for two different football clubs have been arrested, an official of DumDum police station said.

The minor was allegedly lured by the accused to their accommodation Monday afternoon, raped and dumped outside.

The victim's father lodged a complaint late Tuesday night following which the footballers were arrested.

The police were searching for the other two accused.

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