Tripura: Two women raped in separate incidents

According to sources, the Sabroom incident happened while the victim was on her way to Singbing village in Thaibong. The second incident at Champaknagar in West Tripura happened on Monday night.
Tripura: Two women raped in separate incidents
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AGARTALA

Two women were raped, in two separate incidents in Sabroom, South Tripura district and Champaknagar, West Tripura district on Saturday.

According to sources, the Sabroom incident happened while the victim was on her way to Singbing village in Thaibong. 

The woman was gang-raped, on her way home, and according to her, “the culprits showed no mercy.”

She also informed police that she knew the perpetrators and hesitated to report the incident as they had threatened her.

“The victim woman lodged a complaint with the Sabroom police station on Tuesday night. The two accused are Prosenjit Debnath and Madhusudan Nath absconding,” a police official said.

The second incident at Champaknagar in West Tripura happened on Monday night. 

The victim was attending an event with her husband and had decided to go home.

Her husband had sent her home in a rented car, but while returning home on his motorcycle, found her lying unconscious on the street. 

The couple later lodged a complaint at Champaknagar police station on Tuesday.

According to the victim’s statement, the driver raped her in the car and dumped her on the road.

Police later identified the driver as Sumit Das and arrested him in Agartala.

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