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Sangrur man booked on charge of rape

A city-based model and mother of a child has alleged rape by a Sangrur resident on the pretext of giving her role in a Punjabi movie. The police have registered a case in Sector 3 police station against Gagandeep as the medical examination of the victim has confirmed rape.

chandigarh Updated: May 06, 2013 22:06 IST
HT Correspondent

A city-based model and mother of a child has alleged rape by a Sangrur resident on the pretext of giving her role in a Punjabi movie. The police have registered a case in Sector 3 police station against Gagandeep as the medical examination of the victim has confirmed rape.


As per the complaint, after committing the crime, the accused had allegedly threatened the victim at gunpoint to keep silent.

Sources in the police said the 30-year-old victim was staying in a paying guest accommodation in Sector 23. She claimed that she worked in a few modelling assignments in Mumbai.

The victim alleged that she was raped in a SUV near Sukhna Lake after the accused forced her to consume a large quantity of liquor. She claimed that she met Gagandeep on Sunday at 7 pm, who took her along in his Toyota Fortuner SUV to Sector 15, where they consumed beer. She alleged Gagandeep then took her to a deserted place near Sukhna Lake and raped her in the vehicle.

The victim said she met Gagandeep, a film producer, about two months back, who promised to secure her roles in Punjabi movies as he knew a few directors.

The victim claimed that the accused dropped her home in a semiconscious state and realised that she had been raped after gaining consciousness.

The victim failed to provide the registration number of the vehicle and the police are making efforts to track the accused through mobile phone location.