Sec-V Gangrape: Accused Remanded To Police Custody


Kolkata: Three accused of Sec-V rape case were produced in SDJM court of Bidhannagar on Wednesday. They were remanded in jail custody for 14 days. The court also directed TI parade to indentify the culprits.

The three accused were arrested on Tuesday from Harua in North 24 Parganas.

On Monday, a teenager was gang-raped in a car and dumped into a Salt Lake street, precisely at Baishakhi , in the wee hours of the morning. The girl, after regaining consciousness, contacted the Electronics Complex police station with the help of a taxi driver who took her to the police station. The lone police contacted the women cell who came and took her to the Bidhannagar Mahakuma Hospital for medical tests. The doctors after e preliminary report said that the type of assault marks on her body suggest gang-rape.

Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Women Morcha chief Roopa Ganguly staged a protest outside the Electronics Complex police station on Tuesday demanding the arrest of the fourth accused, who is still at large.