In a shocking incident, a 25 year old woman was allegedly gang raped in Uttar Pradesh in front of her husband and two-year-old son by four suspects. The men held a knife to the throat of the 2 year old child to threaten the couple.
As per police, the victim and her family were returning on a motorcycle from a trip to Basera village, the suspects told them that the Ganga canal bridge on the main route was damaged and suggested a back road.
The victims took the tour said by the suspects and it was there that the incident took place. The accused beat up the husband and dragged the three to a sugarcane field, police said.
“After this, one of the men placed a sharp-edged knife against the victim’s son’s neck as they took turns raping her. After committing the crime, they escaped uninterrupted,” said an officer at the Bhopal police station.
According to him, the closely unconscious woman approached a passerby farmer who called the 100 emergency line.
Circle officer, Bhopa, Rijwan Ahmad, said a case had been registered under sections 323, 376D and 506 of the Indian Penal Code.
Senior superintendent of police Anant Dev Tiwari also reached the spot and instructed Bhopal police to speed up the search for the suspects.