In the second such incident in two months, a 32-year-old female and mother of two was allegedly kidnapped and gang-raped by using greater than half a dozen men at the same time as returning home from a hospital in Agartala late Tuesday, Tripura Police officers stated on Thursday.
The Tripura police stated they have got arrested six suspects which encompass two minors.
“We registered the case ? on Wednesday evening. The victim’s husband lodged an FIR against 9 people for kidnapping and raping her. We have arrested six suspects,” said Officer in-fee of East Agartala women Police Station Mamtaj Hassina.
In step with the rape survivor’s circle of relatives, they went to 3 police stations to lodge the grievance who refused to claim that the incident isn't underneath their jurisdiction. Later, the case become registered at East Agartala women Police Station.
Chief Minister Biplab Deb’s spouse Niti Deb, BJP MP Pratima Bhowmik, opposition leader Manik Sarkar and other Left leaders met the survivor at the health facility. Police stated that the woman was traveling from the health facility to her house in auto-rickshaw at around 9 pm. But the auto-rickshaw motive force took her to Narsingarh locality as an alternative in which she was allegedly gang-raped.
The accused then dumped her at the Circuit house at around 11:30 pm. Chairperson of Tripura for ladies Barnali Goswami, who met the survivor on Wednesday at Tripura Medical University (TMC) health center said that the survivor had long gone to the medical hospital to seek advice from a medical doctor about one of her child’s fitness.
She called the auto-rickshaw driver whom she knew to drop her home. At the manner, while she noticed that the auto-rickshaw turned into an unknown road in a specific path she requested the purpose. The driving force advised her that he had a few words. “A few human beings forcefully took her to a van and gang-raped her. Some of the accused individuals, she only knew the auto-rickshaw motive force,” said Goswami.
“Police have already made a few arrests which include the auto-rickshaw driver and hopefully, the rest may also be arrested soon. We call for capital punishment for such culprits” stated Goswami.
In August this year, a lady was kidnapped and gang-raped by way of two folks with whom she was traveling in an auto-rickshaw on the outskirts of Agartala.