Policeman arrested for raping 14-year-old girlMarch 18th, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 18 (IANS) A policeman was arrested Wednesday for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl in an Uttar Pradesh village, an official said.
“Amaldhama, a constable with the Beebipur police station was arrested this (Wednesday) afternoon for raping a teenager in the Parkhali village in Bulandshahr district,” police inspector Samay Singh told IANS on telephone.
The 14-year-old girl has alleged that the policeman Wednesday forcibly took her to a secluded place when she had gone to collect fodder from the fields and later raped her, Singh said.
While the girl is undergoing treatment in a hospital in the district, a case has been registered against the constable, Singh added.
Bulandshahr is some 400 km from Lucknow.