Muzzafarnagar: Woman raped at gunpoint

A 30-year-old woman was allegedly raped by a man at Kotwali police station area here, the police said today.

Published: 27th August 2017 08:15 PM  |   Last Updated: 27th August 2017 08:15 PM   |  A+A-

It is the same district where in early 2000 Mukhtaran Mai was raped on the order of the village council, triggering an international outrage.

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By PTI

MUZZAFARNAGAR: A 30-year-old woman was allegedly raped by a man at Kotwali police station area here, the police said today.

According to the woman's complaint, she was raped by the accused at gunpoint last night, they said.

A case has been registered against the absconding accused and the woman has been sent for medical examination.

Meanwhile, a youth has been arrested for allegedly teasing a woman in civil line area here yesterday, a police official said.

 

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