28-year-old singer gang-raped by three youths on gunpoint; incident recorded on mobile alleges victim
Patna: In yet another shocking incident, three youths from Patna’s Ram Krishna Nagar neighbourhood allegedly raped a 28-year-old lady late on Friday night.
The victim is a Jahanabad district resident and a local singer who sings at weddings, birthday parties, and cultural gatherings in Bihar, IANS reported.
According to her statement, three young men contracted her for a wedding reception.
The victim said in her complaint when she went there no such function was organised and three men were present at the scene. They pointed a gun at her and raped her one by one, she said. The victim also claimed that the incident was recorded on a mobile.
She somehow managed to escape and locked herself into a room and contacted the police.
SHO of Ram Krishna Nagar police station told IANS, “We immediately reached the crime scene and rescued the victim. We have arrested three accused in this connection and also recovered a country made Katta and three dead cartridges from their possession.”
During the inquiry, it was discovered that Pintu Kumar knew the victim. He has booked her to sing at the wedding reception.
The victim’s medical evaluation revealed that she had been raped.
The accused have been charged under sections 376 D (Gang Rape) of the IPC, 34 (Criminal conspiracy) of the Arms Act, and other relevant sections of the IPC, according to Ranjan.
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