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Goa: Two arrested for raping woman inside car

PTI | Panaji | Updated: 14-06-2019 17:36 IST | Created: 14-06-2019 17:35 IST
Goa: Two arrested for raping woman inside car
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Two men have been arrested for allegedly raping a woman friend inside a car near the Miramar beach here. Gautam Raikar (25) and Sarvesh Kauthankar (24) were arrested Thursday after the 40-year-old woman filed a complaint, said inspector Sudesh Naik.

The accused hail from Curchorem village in South Goa district, he said. The two men and the woman came to Panaji Wednesday night for a long drive. The woman alleged that they raped her inside the car at an isolated spot near the beach, and later threw her out on a road. She was severely injured and admitted to a government hospital. The two men were booked under sections 376 (rape), 325 (grievous hurt) and other relevance offenses under the IPC.


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