Buldhana rape case: Four accused sent to judicial custody till Nov 10th

Earlier Saturday, four more people were held in connection with the same rape case, bringing up the total of people arrested in the matter to 15.

By: ANI | Buldhana | Updated: November 5, 2016 8:58 pm

At least four accused have been sent to judicial custody till November 10th in connection with the Buldhana rape case, where a 12-year old student was raped at an ashram school. Earlier Saturday, four more people were held in connection with the same rape case, bringing up the total of people arrested in the matter to 15.

The Maharashtra Government on Friday formed a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the matter. Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday has assured of a proper investigation under the supervision of a female IPS officer and further asserted that strict action would be taken against the accused.

As per reports, the untoward incident took place on Thursday night. The accused include president, secretary and joint secretary of the private boarding school, which is 450 kilometers from Mumbai.