Gurgaon's minor rape victim to be paid Rs 1,000 per month

Last Updated: Sat, Oct 13, 2012 15:05 hrs

Chandigarh: A six-year-old girl who was allegedly gang raped by two youths at Laxman Vihar in Sector 5 of Gurgaon this week will be paid an additional compensation of Rs 1,000 per month till she attains 18 years of age.

The amount will be in addition to the compensation of Rs 1 lakh already paid to her. This decision was taken by the president of District Child Welfare Council-cum-Deputy Commissioner, Gurgaon, P C Meena on Saturday.

He said the victims will be given the amount for taking up studies till she turns 18 years. School uniform and books will also be provided to her by the Council.

The victim was raped allegedly by the youths on October 11 when she was playing near her house. They have been arrested by the police.

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