A tent house owner booked for allegedly kidnapping and raping a minor in Narangwal village on Saturday.
The accused has been identified as Lucky of Dehlon.
The minor is a 14-year-old girl who is a class 7 student and resident of Narangwal village, told the police that she was returning home after buying vegetables on May 28. Meanwhile, Lucky turned up there in a car and pushed her inside the vehicle.
He took her to an isolated place, where he raped her and threatened her to stay mum. He then dropped her home.
The victim told about it to her mother, who took her to police after getting to know about it.
The Sub-inspector Manjit Kaur, who is investigating the case, said a case under Sections 376 (rape), 363 (kidnapping) and 366 (Kidnapping, abducting or inducing woman to compel her marriage, etc) of the Indian Penal Code and Section 6 of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act was registered against the accused.
The accused has not been held yet and the hunt is on to arrest him.