Students rape disabled woman
Two students were arrested for allegedly chopping into pieces a mentally challenged woman after raping her near the Jharkhand capital.india Updated: Mar 16, 2006 19:44 IST
Two students were arrested for allegedly chopping into pieces a mentally challenged woman after raping her near the Jharkhand capital.
The body parts of the middle-aged woman were recovered from three different places near the Birsa College campus at Khunti, about 45 km from Ranchi, on Saturday. The students were arrestedon Sunday.
Police are on the look out for another youth who had accompanied the students staying in the hostel of a local high school.
Interrogations have revealed that the three boys - a Class 10 student of a high school, a dropout of the same institution and a college-going youth - committed the gruesome act in an inebriated condition after consuming country liquor (hadiya) on Friday.
Khunti deputy superintendent of police Madhusudan Bari said the youths, aged between 19 and 21, stay at the Thakkarnapa Hostel, where students of a college and a school reside together.
The arrested boys have been identified as Sharma Kachchap and Sanjay Lohra, a dropout working in a hotel. The police have also rounded up the hostel superintendent for trying to hush up the matter.
They have not found the weapon used for hacking the woman.
First Published: Mar 13, 2006 18:32 IST