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Nov 05, 2013 at 11:48am IST

Hyderabad: 3 Armymen arrested for trying to rape minor girl

Hyderabad: Three Army jawans have been arrested for alleging attempting to rape a 17-year-old girl in Hyderabad. One havaldar and two jawans of the Army Ordnance Corps centre have been remanded to judicial custody for the alleged rape attempt

The incident allegedly took place on Sunday night when the girl along with her friend was near the cantonment area.

According to the girl, the three soldiers approached them, chased the boy away and tried to sexually assault her. The boy rushed back to the spot with the family and police who then apprehended the soldiers.

The girl is said to be in a stable condition.