A 13-year-old girl from Rajasthan was allegedly kidnapped and forced into prostitution since the last five months.
Torment faced by the minor came to light after her recovery from a farmhouse in Manpura village in Banaskantha district of Gujrat by the police.
Police have arrested six people including the person whom she was sold to. The arrested have been identified as Khodabhai, Mukeshbhai Vadi, Kantibhai Makwana, Vishnu Thakor, Gyanjibhai Thakor and Ranuba Thakor.
ASP Banaskantha Akshay Raj Singh Makwana said, “The victim hails from Udaipur in Rajasthan. She used to work as a farm labour in Rupapura village in Banaskantha. Around five months back, she was kidnapped by three and sold for Rs80000 to Khodabhai, who forced the girl into prostitution.”
He further added that the minor was sold for Rs 80,000 to one Khodabhai Thakor at Manpura village.
“Thakur kept the victim in confinement at a farm where she was raped repeatedly by him and others,” added the ASP.