According to police, the teenager was "sold" to Shivam for Rs 25,000 by her maternal aunt.
"Shivam came in contact with the girl's maternal aunt who sold the victim to him at Rs 25,000 on July 5. Shivam had promised to marry the teenager," he said.
Trivedi said Shivam took the girl to Garhakota town in Sagar district.
"However, when the girl realised that he was not going to marry her, she insisted to go back to Sidhi. During this period, Shivam raped her on multiple occasions," the ASI said.
Police are looking for the maternal aunt of the girl and another relative.
The accused duo were booked under various sections of the IPC, Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO).
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