Woman forced to drink liquor, gangraped by 5

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 22 Nov 2017 11:23:42


 

Staff Reporter,

The victim woman, mother of four children, hails from Betul district. She got separated from her husband and presently, lives in Budni tehsil along with her children. She works as labourer in Obedullaganj and as well as Mandideep


On the day when the trial of sensational gangrape case with a civil services aspirant started in court, another fresh incident of gangrape came to fore on Tuesday in which a 40-year-old woman was gangraped by five persons, who allegedly forced her to consume liquor at Obedullaganj and then, took turns on her on November 18.


After the incident, the victim approached Obedullaganj police station to lodge an FIR, where one of the constables told her that the crime scene comes within the jurisdiction of Government Railway Police (GRP). Therefore, she should report the matter there. Later, on Monday, the woman reached Habibganj GRP police station where a case was registered on her complaint.


According to Superintendent of Police (Rail) Ruchivardhan Mishra, the victim woman, mother of four children, hails from Betul district. She got separated from her husband and presently, lives in Budni tehsil along with her children. She works as labourer in Obedullaganj and as well as Mandideep. The incident took place on the evening of November 18 when she reached Obedullaganj Railway Station to reach Budni by train. However, as there was ample time left in the arrival of train, therefore, the clerk at ticket counter refused the ticket.


Later, the woman came out from the railway station where she met her brother-in-law Gyarsi Ram and in the meantime, one of the acquainted persons of Gyarsi reached there on bike. Gyarsi told woman that instead of waiting for train, she should take lift on his friend’s bike to reach Budni for which she agreed. The accused, in his mid-20s, then gave lift to the victim and mid-way, he stopped bike at a dhaba where he took dinner after which he outraged her modesty.


In the meantime, four more accused, said to be friends of key accused, reached the dhaba in a jeep, where they forced the victim to consume liquor after which all the accused took woman in jeep to culvert of Chadni river, where they gangraped her for hours till late night.


After the incident, the woman reached her house in Budni in the midnight and finally, on Monday evening, she approached Habibganj GRP and reported the matter to police. After her medical examination, a case of gangrape has been registered against five unidentified accused on Tuesday and search has been intensified to nab them.