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HindustanTimes Sun,31 Aug 2014

Woman raped at gun-point in Thane

PTI   June 01, 2014
First Published: 16:13 IST(1/6/2014) | Last Updated: 16:18 IST(1/6/2014)

A 29-year-old woman was allegedly raped by a man at gun-point near Bhayandar railway station in Thane district, police said on Sunday.

At least two persons were involved in the crime that took place on May 30 at a place opposite an ATM near the Bhayandar railway station between 2.30 pm and 5 pm, said sub-inspector Aparna Whatkar of Navghar police station.

The woman has named one Deepak (full name not known) and another unidentified man in her complaint, police said.

The unidentified person put the revolver on the woman's head while Deepak allegedly raped her, police said.

However, police did not elaborate on whether the two were known to the woman or they had waylaid her.

The police assured that a search is on for the two accused.

After a medical examination of the woman, a case was registered against the duo under sections 376 (rape), 377 (unnatural offences), 506(2) rw 34 and also under sections 3 and 25 of the Arms Act.


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