Pilibhit (Uttar Pradesh), October 31: An incident of sexual assault has been reported from Uttar Pradesh’s Pilibhit, where two men allegedly gang raped a girl on the pretext of interviewing the victim for a job. The victim alleges that they had called her to a guest house for an interview and then gang raped her on gun point.

Based on a complaint filed by the victim, who is an ITI student, the police have registered a case against the accused who are residents of village Patrasa Kunwarpur which comes under the jurisdiction of Barkheda police station.

According to the complainant, on October 14 Raju Rana and Ravi Verma, natives of village Patarasa Kunwarpur approached the victim on pretext of interviewing her for a job opportunity and called her to a guest house located at Naugawa crossroads in the city. Initially the victim did not tell anybody about the incident. However, the victim a resident of Jehanabad police station area, said that after this incident the duo continued to call her every day. At their continued harassment, she shared her ordeal with her family and later filed a report.

According to Inspector KK Verma, on Saturday evening Jehanabad Police initiated an inquiry by filing a report under sections 420,376, 342,506 against the identified suspects Raju Rana and Ravi Verma. The accused duo will be detained as soon as possible according to the police.