He said that the accused was arrested on Tuesday at the Vadodara airport in Gujarat. He had reached here with 15-year-old Kashi.
Inspector RD Makwana of Chhani police station said that he had lured a teenager from Chhani area of Vadodara city on the pretext of getting married and allegedly raped her several times since March this year. He said that during investigation it was found that the accused is a resident of Darbhanga in Bihar and works as a mechanic in Vadodara.
The minor has studied till 10th standard and only last year he got acquainted with the accused. It has been learned from the FIR that the accused had persuaded the girl to take her with him to her native town by promising marriage. Both of them went to Darbhanga by bus. However, later when the girl’s guardian lodged a complaint of kidnapping, the police called up the family of the accused and asked them to send them back.
On Tuesday, the accused was arrested at the Vadodara airport. After persuading the girl, she was handed over to the family members.