Women allege BSP MLA`s aides tried to rape

Five people including two policemen have been arrested after two women alleged that aides of a BSP MLA tried to rape them near Vehalna Chowk on the Delhi-Dehradun highway in the district, police said.

Last Updated: Jun 23, 2011, 19:26 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar: Five people including
two policemen have been arrested after two women alleged
that aides of a BSP MLA tried to rape them near Vehalna Chowk
on the Delhi-Dehradun highway in the district, police said
on Thursday.

The two women were returning to Delhi from Mussoorie
along with their two male friends on Tuesday 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 nearby house and tried to rape
them at gun point but the women managed to escape, police
said.

The complainants have claimed that the youths were in a
car bearing a VIP number plate and are related to a BSP MLA,
they added.

The five people who have been arrested include two
policemen identified as Narendra Kumar and Jarar Ahmad and
three others Mushroof, Ragib and Dilshad, SSP Praveen Kumar
said.

A hunt is on to nab the other youths Junaid, Irshad and
Javaid, he said.

PTI