The three accused who were arrested in connection with the alleged rape of a 17-year-old girl of Aiyampalayam village were brought to the Government District Headquarters Hospital here on Saturday for medical examination. The accused Siva of Krishnagiri, Kumar of Salem and Krishnan of Tiruchengode were arrested based on a complaint lodged by the victim’s mother.

Meanwhile, police officials claimed that the condition of the victim who was undergoing treatment at a hospital was improving.

Tirupur Staff Reporter adds:

The semen samples from P. Nagaraj, who was arrested on Friday for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl at Udumalpet, has been collected and it would be sent to forensic laboratory, police said