Woman gangraped in UP village

Last Updated: Monday, November 16, 2009 - 23:32

Varanasi: A woman was allegedly gangraped
in the presence of her one-year-old daughter at a village in
Azamgarh district, police said on Monday.

The victim, along with her daughter, was going to her
sister`s home in Khuthan village in Azamgarh, 80 kms from here
last night, when the incident occurred, they said.

The woman, a resident of Sakra Kerakat in Jaunpur
district, failed to alight from the bus at the destination.
The conductor of the Roadways bus, in which she was
travelling, arranged for her a Sumo to take her to Khuthan.

However, the driver, helper and another passenger of
that vehicle allegedly raped the woman and dumped her on the
road.

Two of the accused were identified as Jitendra Yadav
alias Makkan, Ramjeet Yadav and a complaint registered against
them. The third accused is not identified. Only Jitendra was
arrested.

Bureau Report



First Published: Monday, November 16, 2009 - 23:32

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