Tribal woman thrashed and gangraped in a graveyard in MP
Accused left the survivor naked and escaped.
She anyhow managed to reach the nearest locality, where local women gave her clothes and informed police on Monday night.
Four out of the five accused have been arrested by police.
“She has sustained injuries and is admitted at district hospital. The accused have been arrested and investigations are underway,” SP Khandwa M S Sikarwar told TOI.
The survivor is resident of Khargone and she left her home around 7 days ago, Kotwali police station incharge, Ajit Patel told TOI.
“She is in a state of shock after the incident. So far we have arrested four namely Bhuru alias Amzad, Santu alias Santosh, Suresh alias Bhopali and Rajesh alias Guddu alias Bruceli. All of them are residents of Khandwa and we have launched a hunt for the fifth accused,” Patel said.
The survivor told police that she was passing through a bridge in Khandwa town and was hungry, on the bridge there were five-six youth, who offered her food and took her to graveyard under the bridge, where they started molesting her, on resisting she was thrashed.
Later the five took turns to rape her and even threw her clothes away, survivor told police. She anyhow managed to reach to the gates of the graveyard and reached the nearest locality where two women offered her clothes and food and informed police. The survivor was taken to the district hospital where her treatment is underway.