Rape accused arrested after absconding for 14 years



Muzaffarnagar: A man, who was on the run for 14 years after allegedly abducting and raping a girl, was arrested today from Moradabad district, police said.

"Bheem Sain, against whom a case was registered on November 30, 1988 for abduction and rape of a girl, was absconding since then and his family claimed that he was dead. He had not appeared before court despite repeated issuance of warrants against him.

"Recently, we got an information that he is alive and living in Moradabad district and arrested him from there," SSP Praveen Kumar said.

PTI