RANCHI- A minor was raped in Jharkhand, India, allegedly on the order of village jury after her brother was accused of molesting and trying to rape a woman, police said today.
The incident took place at Gulgulia Dhora village in Bokaro district. Police said the girl was raped by a person whose wife was allegedly molested by the girl's brother, following which the village jury directed the man to rape her.
The girl's brother allegedly molested the woman Sunday night and the issue was taken to the village jury Monday. The minor's mother lodged a complaint and the accused was arrested. Police
are yet to take action against the members of the village jury who ordered the rape. The brother of the victim has also been arrested.