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MP: Tribal woman gang-raped, son forced to watch

Ritesh Mishra, Hindustan Times  Indore, June 14, 2014
First Published: 23:54 IST(14/6/2014) | Last Updated: 18:36 IST(15/6/2014)

In a shocking incident, a 30-year-old married tribal woman was allegedly raped by more than six people including her husband in front of her 10-year-old son in Bilai Khedi village in Khandwa district, about 150 km from in Indore.


The incident surfaced on Friday evening when the woman narrated her ordeal in front of the police. The victim added that she was forced to drink human urine by the accused of rape. No arrests have been made so far.

Superintendent of police, Khandwa, Manoj Sharma is in the village along with other senior officials for the investigation of the case.

The victim in her statement to the police alleged that she had a land dispute with her husband Kailash Bheel, 35, due to which they were living separately for last few months.

On Tuesday, Bheel called the victim to a farm to settle the dispute. She reached along with her son, where she was brutally beaten and then raped by more than six people including her husband.

When the victim asked for water the accused compelled her to drink their urine.

According to the son, his father used to question his mother’s character regularly.

Sharma said that the woman has been admitted to hospital, where a medical test is being carried out.

“Till now we have identified six of the accused and will arrest them soon,” said the SP. A case has been registered under various sections of the IPC.

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