Rape bid: Judicial remand of 7 accused extended
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Last Updated: Saturday, July 09, 2011, 19:03
Muzaffarnagar: A local court on Saturday extended till July 21 the judicial custody of seven persons, including two cousins and gunners of BSP MLA Shahnwaz Rana, arrested for allegedly abducting and attempting to rape two Delhi girls last month.

Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate Vikas Goel has extended the judicial remand of Saddam and Shazaib, the MLA's cousins, and five others after they were produced in court.

The MLA's two gunners Narender Kumar and Jarrar Ahmad are among the accused.

The two girls were returning to Delhi from Mussoorie along with their two male friends on June 21 evening when they stopped at a petrol pump to get their vehicle repaired where a group of seven-eight youths abducted them in a car, according to the complainants.

The youths took them to a house and tried to rape them at gun point but the women managed to escape.

Rana was suspended from BJP following the incident.


First Published: Saturday, July 09, 2011, 19:03

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