Pune: A 40-year-old woman was allegedly
raped by a friend of her son, who has been arrested, police
The 24-year-old accused was arrested following a
complaint filed by the woman at Chinchwad police station,
officials said today.
According to the complaint, the accused called on the
woman at her residence saying her son was lying in an
inebriated condition on the nearby Ravet road. He then took
the anxious woman in his car to get the boy and raped her by
parking the vehicle at a remote spot on Tuesday, police
The woman was dropped back to her house by the accused,
who told her to keep mum, they said.
The incident comes a fortnight after two cases of
gangrape involving a married woman and a 19-year-old girl,
allegedly by two Army jawans, were reported.
The increasing number of rape cases came up in the
ongoing session of state legislature with the opposition
demanding ouster of Pune Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh.