Woman thrashed, gang-raped by four men in Haryana's Ballabgarh; police to interrogate suspects
According to Haryana Police an FIR has been registered and have launched a manhunt to nab the culprits
Ballabhgrah (Haryana): A woman was allegedly thrashed and gang-raped by four men in Haryana last night. The incident happened in Ballabgarh in the state's Faridabad district bordering Delhi.
An FIR has been registered and the police have launched a manhunt to nab the culprits. "We received information that a woman was gang-raped by four men. We have recovered important evidence from the spot and will find the culprits very soon. An FIR has been registered. We have rounded up some men, and the interrogation is underway," said Balbir Singh, the Superintendent of Police (SP), Ballabhgarh .
The sexual crime has come in the wake of rising criticism against Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar-led Haryana government over the issue of women safety in the state.
Last week, a 19-year old girl from Rewari was allegedly kidnapped and gang-raped. The accused have been arrested and Khattar has assured strict action against the rapists.
This year, a total of 3, 68,000 students had enrolled themselves for class 10 exams, while 2, 90,000 students had registered for class 12 exams. The Haryana Board had also reduced the syllabus by 30 percent this year.
One of the accused is a relative of the woman, said an official of Nehrunagar police station in suburban Kurla
There have been protests against the Agnipath scheme in many parts of Haryana and a few parts of Punjab in the past few days