Woman gangraped in Mumbai; 7 arrested, sent to police remand till Nov 4

Seven of the eight accused have been arrested Tuesday by Mumbai Police.

By: Express News Service | Mumbai | Updated: November 1, 2016 4:52 pm
Mumbai gangrape, gangrape mumbai, mumbai rape, rape mumbai, woman gangrape, mumbai news, india news, indian express news An officer from Amboli police station said that the accused will be produced in Bandra Court on Tuesday afternoon to seek their custody. (Image for representational purposes)

A 28-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped by eight persons in Amboli late on Monday night. The woman, according to police, was out for house-hunting with her husband when the incident is suspected to have taken place at the residence of a broker. So far, seven accused have been arrested and sent to police remand till November 4. The police are on the lookout for the eighth one. The victim’s condition is said to be stable.

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Mumbai police spokesperson DCP Ashok Dudhe in a statement said that the woman along with her husband was looking for a house in a slum locality in Andheri West. The incident happened when the woman and her husband stayed back at a lady’s house after hunting for houses in a Shamnagar slum. It was here that eight persons from the locality are suspected to have raped the woman.

The officer added that the victim is stable and further mentioned that of the eight accused, one has a prior criminal record. The accused are in the age group of 20 to 25. An officer from Amboli police station said that the accused will be produced in Bandra Court on Tuesday afternoon to seek their custody. “We will be seeking their custodial interrogation to find out who hatched the conspiracy. We will also be checking CCTVs in the area and will seek technical assistance,” said an officer from Amboli police station.

The accused as of now have been arrested on the charges of gangrape and causing hurt. The police said they have leads on the eighth accused and should be able to arrest him soon.

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First Published on: November 1, 2016 12:36 pm
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    Ikok
    Nov 1, 2016 at 1:11 pm
    Rapeistan
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      IslamForFoools
      Nov 1, 2016 at 11:46 am
      Mosques are places of terrorism, all terror plots take place in mosques
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        IslamForFoools
        Nov 1, 2016 at 11:45 am
        Muslims are told by kuran to rep kafir
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          IslamForFoools
          Nov 1, 2016 at 9:15 am
          Why names of repists hidden?they must be from Islamic repist mohemed society which media loves
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            Abbiya
            Nov 1, 2016 at 10:30 am
            I like hindooo radha maata character. ..free s♡♡x society
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              MD
              Nov 1, 2016 at 10:35 am
              Y r u bringing islam or any religion in between crimes. U worship the devils which carries all daggers, human heads, trishools......etc. And blaming islam for crime, just show a single razor blade if u can in any of the mosques?
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                aps
                Nov 1, 2016 at 8:44 am
                ur also a product of Rape it seems....
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                  ashis
                  Nov 1, 2016 at 8:21 am
                  ch*tiya
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                    Champa Bai
                    Nov 1, 2016 at 12:45 pm
                    Why the names have not been published????? Is it again vote bank politics?
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                      sabapathy
                      Nov 1, 2016 at 9:33 am
                      they should be killed in encounter so that no woman will suffer in future. the courts can do nothing but sentencing them to a maximum jail term of 7 years. they will come out and carry-on the same criminal activities.
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                        Cyber m@n
                        Nov 1, 2016 at 7:59 am
                        r@pe seems to be a national sport in endia. Disgusting!!! r@pistan.
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                          Proud Bhakt
                          Nov 1, 2016 at 8:45 am
                          Complete Jungle Raaj !lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;Nitish Kumar should resign .
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                            Arinjit Kar
                            Nov 1, 2016 at 1:07 pm
                            Indian govt and Modi Sir Plz make the rules for the rapist hang till death. lt;br/gt;Otherwise Indian girls are not safe in our Country.
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                              Kiron
                              Nov 1, 2016 at 11:46 am
                              You have got it wrong my friend. It is actually these gods and godess who have sla the wrong doer with these....
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                                Rahul
                                Nov 1, 2016 at 1:20 pm
                                for gang rape minimum term is 10 yr not 7 yrs.. it seems you are very weak in knowledge
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                                  Rahul
                                  Nov 1, 2016 at 1:21 pm
                                  why the names should be disclosed without conviction .. anyone can be falsely accused
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                                    Garcia Madero
                                    Nov 1, 2016 at 9:06 am
                                    Mumbai is degrading every ping day. Why does MNS not threaten and take action against rapists?
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                                      mathimathi
                                      Nov 1, 2016 at 12:17 pm
                                      Animals
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                                        mathimathi
                                        Nov 1, 2016 at 12:38 pm
                                        Name not necessary. rapists are all animals. Call them animals
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                                          Mohan
                                          Nov 1, 2016 at 7:16 pm
                                          Why names of those arrested have not been published ?
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                                            Mohan
                                            Nov 1, 2016 at 7:18 pm
                                            Why not ? Arrest is real ?
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