Man booked for abducting, raping girl

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 02 Feb 2018 09:49:07


SITABULDI Police on booked a young man for allegedly abducting a 26-year-old girl from Eternity Mall and raping her in a hotel. Though the incident took place in October last year, the victim lodged a complaint with the police on Wednesday.

Identified as Dinesh Babulal Gandhi (30), the accused is a resident of Kamal Nagar, behind Highway Glory Restaurant, Wadi.

The victim stated in her complaint that Gandhi took her to a hotel on his bike from Eternity Mall and raped her between 7.30 pm and 8.30 pm in October last year. The case was registered only on Wednesday, January 31, 2018. Gandhi then had taken her to Telangkhedi, she added.

On the basis of the complaint, police registered an offence under Sections 363, 376(2)(J)(N)(K) of the Indian Penal Code against Gandhi. WPSI Raut is investigating the case.