Manipur: Mentally unstable woman raped near Churachandpur

Manipur: Mentally unstable woman raped near Churachandpur

March 20, 2018


A 19-year-old mentally unsound woman from Churachandpur was raped in the intervening night of March 17 and March 18 by two unknown men as reported by Imphal Free Press today.

According to police source, the duo took the woman to new Rangkai cemetery, Zoute Veng, Churachandpur and allegedly raped her taking turns. An FIR has been filed at Churachandpur police station and the victim has been taken to Imphal for medical examination.

After the incident, 19 people were rounded up by police along with civil voluntary organisations and verified their identities.

A police team led by additional SP, Lunkhomang Khongsai also made numerous raids in and around the area where the incident occurred and few suspects were interrogated. However, the culprits are still absconding and police are still working on the case.

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