Truck driver rapes 14-yr-old, arrested

A 14-year-old girl was raped allegedly by a truck driver in Fatehgarh Sahab district in Punjab.

Kaka Singh(30), a resident of village Tooran, was arrested by Mandi Gobindgarh police on charges of raping the minor on Thursday, police said on Friday.

Fatehgarh Sahib SSP Hardial Singh Mann told reporters here that after receiving the complaint, police immediately arrested Singh, who is an illiterate.

In her complaint, the victim said she was on her way to a 'langar' (community kitchen), when the driver forcibly took her to his truck and allegedly raped her.

The medical examination of the girl was conducted at Civil Hospital, Mandi Gobindgarh and a case registered under relevant sections, police said.

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