Aurangabad: A 19-year-old youth was arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl for over a year on the pretext of marriage, police said on Saturday.
    
"The accused Vijay Veer lured the girl from Dhangarwadi village to have physical relation with him under the pretext of marrying her," said Sub-Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) Sandeep Jadhav.
    
Jadhav said that the accused was arrested on Friday after the girl lodged a complaint against him after he refused to marry her.
    
Vijay has been booked under section 376 (punishment for rape) of IPC and Atrocity Act, the SDPO added.

(Agencies)

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