Statesman News Service
Raiganj, 4 September
A 35-year-old and deaf and dumb adivasi woman was gangraped by anti-socials in her house in the Raiganj police station area of North Dinajpur district yesterday evening. Tension spread in the locality after the incident. A complaint was lodged against three youths of the locality. The accused are absconding.
The elder sister of the victim informed police that three youths of the locality entered their house when her sister was alone in the house and raped her and fled. The victim’s elder sister also informed police that she saw three youths ~ Joy Das, Hareswar Das and Mithun Das ~ going out of the house after committing the crime.
The IC, Raiganj police station, Mr Dinesh Pramanik, said: “A complaint was lodged. The victim has been sent for a medical test. She is being treated at Raiganj district hospital. An investigation is on.”