Ghaziabad: A 13-year-old girl, victim of gangrape allegedly committed suicide on Saturday evening after local Panchayat let off the rapists with a mere warning and reportedly did not allow the girl to file a police complaint.  

Three youths allegedly raped the victim on Wednesday when she had gone to attend a wedding.

The girl allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself with a dupatta in her house in Garhmukteshwar town under Panchsheel Nagar district, 70 km from here, last evening, police said.

Depressed over the incident, the girl committed suicide last evening, after which locals protested against police and the Panchayat for allegedly protecting the accused and demanded immediate action against them.
Investigation in the matter is on, police said.