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Nun Rape Case: Police detain two Bangladeshis on suspicion

With this, 17 persons have been detained till today in the incident.

By: Press Trust of India | Raiganj (wb) | Updated: March 20, 2015 7:19 pm
nun gangrape, Bangladeshis arrested The 71-year-old nun was admitted to the hospital after being brutalised by dacoits. (Source: Express photo)

Two Bangladeshi nationals were on Friday detained on suspicion of their involvement in the sexual assault of a 71-year-old nun at a Ranaghat convent school six days ago, police said.

North Dinajpur Superintendent of Police S W Reza said that the two — Mukul Alam (28) and Md Majid (29) — bore striking resemblance to those caught on the CCTV camera at the Convent of Jesus and Mary school on March 14, one of them having 75 per cent similarity.

The two, both residents of Bangladesh’s Thakurganj district, were picked up by the police from Bhatol village in Raiganj police station area, the SP said, adding CID officers were interrogating them.

With this, 17 persons have been detained till today in the incident.

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    confusedAAPian
    Mar 26, 2015 at 6:35 am
    If RSS are not Chaddis only , then they should immediately protest openly in media , stage dharna like AAPians against all big shots and in media and file defamation cases for blaming it for the nun rape.
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      AK
      Mar 27, 2015 at 1:31 pm
      Relative s of mamata. She had left all these immigrants for votes.
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        Bangali
        Mar 24, 2015 at 9:37 pm
        Both are muslims. It is the truth. There is 'Thakurgao' district in Bangladesh near Dinajpur.
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          Mehnaz Khan
          Mar 21, 2015 at 2:32 am
          क्या तब भी इतना शोर मचता यदि पीड़िता इसाई समाज से न होती ? नहीं ! … क्योंकि तब वह आम अपराध होता अब ख़ास तबके के ख़िलाफ है। यानि अपराध के स्तर का आकलन 'जाती-मज़हब-तबके' से होता है ? … तो यह भी एक बलात्कार है। .. उस तबके के साथ जो बहुसंख्यक होते हुए भी सबसे शांतिप्रिय है। ‪#‎Mehu‬
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            Mohan
            Mar 20, 2015 at 7:01 pm
            I hope the police have lifted finger prints etc and preserved materials for a DNA test for ual ault
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