Udupi: Two youths held for raping 15-year-old girl
Udupi, Jun 17: Two youth have been arrested by for police on the charge of raping a 15-year-old in Udupi taluk on Tuesday.
According to the district police, the two accused are Santosh Shetty (23) and his friend Nitesh Poojary (22).
The sexual assault took place on June 15 after noon. The minor was said to be in a relationship with Santosh for a couple of months.
Nitesh, who came to know of this, took advantage of the situation and raped her.
A case had been registered under Section 376 of Indian Penal Code and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, the police said.