SK Shourie, Khanna: The Samrala police have registered a case of rape against an inspector of the Mining Department and one of his friends for raping a college student of Kiratpur Sahib.
The victim student was allegedly raped by the duo on the pretext of giving her a job. The accused mining official had been identified as Rajbir Singh who is posted in Samrala area and one of his friends, who also hails from Samrala.
In her statement to the police, the victim girl has said that she is a student of BA Part 1 and she had met Rajbir Singh about two months ago in Chandigarh where the officer told her to come to Samrala and promised to give her a job and gave her his mobile number.
The victim said in her statement to the police that on Rajbir Singh’s promise she reached Samrala, where Rajbir Singh took her in his car to the house of one of his friends where she was given a sedative-laced meal after eating which she fell unconscious, was raped by the mining officer and his friend.
The victim said that later on regaining consciousness she took a bus and reached Kiratpur Sahib where she informed the police about the incident and a rape case was registered at Kiratpur Sahib. Now she has reached Samrala where rape case has been registered against the two accused as the incident is said to have happened at Samrala area.
When contacted Samrala SHO Bhupinder Singh confirmed the registration of case under 376 and said that they are investigating the case and will take an appropriate action according to the law.