The police have arrested 5 people for kidnapping, raping, and thrashing a 20-year-old woman in Banswara, Rajasthan. The men also thrashed the boyfriend of the woman.
The incident happened on July 13, 2019.
Reports suggest that the woman was kidnapped and raped by the men last month. It is also reported that the men brutally thrashed the boyfriend of the woman.
After the men raped the woman, the boyfriend committed suicide.
Preliminary investigations revealed that the men stopped the woman and her boyfriend and thrashed them, before kidnapping the woman.
Officer Rabhati Lal said that the men brought the woman to a secluded area and raped her.
Initially, three men raped the woman, but after some time, two more joined.
The police arrested the 4 men on August 12, 2019.
A case was registered against Sunil, Jitendra, and Vikas on July 17 and was charged with gang-rape and abetment of suicide.
Pappu Gurjar and Vijay, the two men who raped the woman, are also facing gang-rape charges and charges under the SC/ST act.
Officer Prabhati Lal said that a murder case has also been registered after the boyfriend of the victim committed suicide.