Advertisement

HindustanTimes Wed,03 Sep 2014

Woman gang-raped at bus stand in AP; four including cop held

PTI  Hyderabad, September 19, 2013
First Published: 18:21 IST(19/9/2013) | Last Updated: 18:24 IST(19/9/2013)

A 35-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped by four persons, including a police constable and a homeguard, at Kothkota bus stand in Mahabubnagar district of Andhra Pradesh in the wee hours on Thursday, police said.

Advertisement

Four persons, including a police constable and a homeguard, have been arrested in this connection, they said.

The incident occurred at the bus stand at around 1am when the woman was apparently waiting for a bus, Mahabubnagar SP D Nagendra Kumar informed over phone.

He said constable Seenu and homeguard Nagendran were apprehended along with two private employees identified as Ramesh and Rakesh based on information.

The victim was sent to a local hospital for medical examination and the four accused were booked under relevant provisions of recently-enacted Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill-2013 and section 376 (B) of Indian Penal Code, the SP said.


Advertisement
more from India

India losing $1 trillion annually to corruption: Study

Last year, $20 trillion disappeared into secret off-shore tax havens across the world — an amount that can save 3.6 million lives annually. A study conducted by the UK-based NGO, ONE, has found that corruption, tax evasion and corporate malpractices is leading to monetary losses of the scale that could wipe out poverty in a few years.
Advertisement
Most Popular
Advertisement
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved