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90-year-old woman raped in Madhya Pradesh

A man was arrested on Monday for raping a 90-year-old woman in Gorakhpur locality of Jabalpur. Rajkumar (52) raped the woman on Sunday night when she was alone in her shanty.

bhopal Updated: Dec 02, 2014 08:48 IST
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A man was arrested on Monday for raping a 90-year-old woman in Gorakhpur locality of Jabalpur.

Rajkumar (52) raped the woman on Sunday night when she was alone in her shanty. The accused was allegedly in an inebriated state when he committed the crime. The man resides in a shanty close to the one in which the woman lives. The woman and her daughter stay alone and her daughter is a labourer.

The victim is undergoing treatment at a government hospital.

The woman's daughter learnt about the incident from her mother. Later, a complaint was lodged with the police.

Gorakhpur town inspector HR Pandey said the accused has been arrested on charge of raping the woman.