A 19-year-old woman was allegedly gangraped by four men for nearly three hours near the Habibganj Railway Station in Bhopal.
The girl, daughter of a cop couple, was kidnapped when she was returning from coaching classes for civil services exam in MP Nagar area. The police said all the accused have been arrested.
The victim has been identified as a 19-year-old college girl who is a BSc student and a civil service aspirant. As per reports, after surviving the incident, when the girl went to the police station to file the complaint, the Government Railway Police (GRP) turned her down. The incident took place on October 31.
Taking the cognizance of the complaint filed by the victim, the investigating police officials said that one of the accused named by the victim in her complaint has been detained along with three of his associates. The police further added that the arrested accused is a habitual criminal and already has a murder case in his name. Commenting on the matter, a GRP officer said, “Police have arrested Golu Bihari, Rajesh, Amar Chhotu and Ramesh in the gangrape case.”
Four police officials in Madhya Pradesh were suspended on Friday and the city Superintendent of Police (SP) was transferred over a delay in lodging the complaint.
Director General of Police (DGP) R.K. Shukla announced the suspension of the four officials — three inspectors and a sub-inspector — for their alleged negligence which led to the delay in registering the offence.