Rape victim and husband attacked in court compound

The incident happened yesterday when the rape victim had come to the court with her husband.

Written by PTI | Muzaffarnagar | Published: June 14, 2013 2:42:53 pm

A rape victim and her husband were seriously injured when an accused along with his four associates attacked them in a court compound here,police said today.

The incident happened yesterday evening when the rape victim had come to the court along with her husband to give her statement in a case of abduction and rape,they said. A case has been registered against Sunit and four others,police said,adding that one of them has been arrested in this connection.

26-year-old woman was allegedly abducted and raped by Sunit a year ago. A case of abduction and rape was registered against Sunit which is pending in a court here,police said. The girl was later married to another man by her parents two months ago,they said. A local court had summoned the rape victim to appear as a witness in the case,they added.

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