CSA In The News – April 17

1] Mentally challenged girl abducted, raped

AHMEDABAD: Mother of a 16-year old girl has filed a complaint against
a youth for abducting and raping her daughter over two days on Sunday.
Police have started search for the absconding youth.

According to Sola police officials, Rekha’s mother (name changed), has
filed a complaint against Mahesh Thakor, a resident of Sukhipura near
Memnagar, for raping Rekha on April 14 and 15. As per her compliant,
her daughter is mentally unstable.


2] Nirma student drugged, gangraped at city resort

AHMEDABAD: A 16-year-old girl, a diploma student with Nirma
University, has alleged gangrape by a fellow student and his friends
at a resort near Ahmedabad and has filed a complaint late on Monday
night. Police have started hunting for the accused in the incident.

According to Sarkhej police officials, the 16-year-old, a student of
engineering at the Nirma University campus was at the institute on
Thursday morning for her diploma exams when the incident took place.
“She claims that after the exam, one Vinay took her to a resort near
Gota and offered her soft drink which she later realized had been
drugged. She fell in a swoon after drinking it,” said a Sarkhej police
station official.

The victim told the Sarkhej police that Vinay raped her after
confining her in a room. Later, two to three other youths, suspected
to be Vinay’s friends, also gangraped her. She was kept captive for a
day. Her father had lodged a missing person’s report with police in
the night when she did not return home or could not be contacted.