28/10/2015 9:49 AM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:25 AM IST

Mentally Challenged Teenage Girl Gang-Raped In Ghaziabad

Indian youth hold candles during a protest against sexual violence in New Delhi, India, Monday, Feb. 9, 2015.Police were searching Monday for a man who raped a Japanese student sightseeing in northern India, while elsewhere they announced the arrest of eight men suspected of brutally raping and killing a Nepalese woman, as India authorities continue to struggle to address chronic sexual violence. (AP Photo/ Tsering Topgyal)

GHAZIABAD -- A 16-year-old mentally challenged girl was allegedly gang-raped by two youths here.

The incident took place yesterday at Tronica city in Loni area, Deputy Superintendent of Police Anil Yadav said today.

Babul Soni and Md Sikandar were arrested following a complaint lodged by the girl's family, he said, adding that the matter was being further investigated.

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