Deputy Commissioner of Police (west) Vijay Kumar said one of the accused, a 17-year-old boy was apprehended, while the 18-year-old boy, identified as Sahil, was arrested late on Tuesday evening.
Police said the victim has alleged that she was invited by her friend at his home on his birthday where she was offered cold drink laced with sedatives. “She lost consciousness after consuming it, after which she was raped by the two. After committing the rape, they dumped her near a hospital in west Delhi,” a senior police officer said.
“She managed to reach her home where she narrated her ordeal to her parents, who took her to the nearby police station and lodged an FIR based on her statement. Medical examination confirmed rape,” the officer added. The two were apprehended from their homes. A case has been registered under Section 376-D (gangrape) and several Sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act at the Uttam Nagar police station against the two accused. Further investigation is underway.