Woman gang-raped by four, husband held hostage in UP

A woman was allegedly gang-raped by four youth who held her husband hostage in a village under Civil Lines police station area here, police said on Monday.

PTI| Updated: Dec 01, 2014, 13:01 PM IST

Badaun: A woman was allegedly gang-raped by four youth who held her husband hostage in a village under Civil Lines police station area here, police said on Monday.

The woman and her husband were walking towards their village after visiting a doctor on Saturday night when four bike-borne youth dragged them into the jungle, SSP Santosh Kumar Singh said.

After tying the husband, they raped the victim and fled from the spot.

A case has been registered against the four accused while two of them were arrested yesterday, the SSP said adding efforts are on to nab the remaining accused.