A 13-year-old girl was allegedly abducted from Tamil Nadu's Vellore and sexually assaulted by a man, auto driver by profession, and his friends in Bengaluru.
Police has arrested three accused and the hunt to nab the remaining two is on.
The driver had been driving the minor girl to school for two years. She studied in Class VI.
As per the complaint of the girl's father, the girl was kidnapped on Monday (December 10) evening. The accused auto driver, along with four others, took her to Bengaluru and sexually assaulted her.
The deputy superintendent of police, Sachidanandham, upon receiving the complaint, began a search operation and found the girl in Bengaluru.
The accused have been booked under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.
The auto driver had earlier also been booked on charges of abduction.