Advertisement
Wednesday, Dec 08, 2021
Outlook.com
Outlook.com

Uttar Pradesh: Tantric Arrested For Allegedly Raping 23-Year-Old Woman In Muzaffarnagar

The accused allegedly raped the woman on the pretext of curing her ailment, police said.

Uttar Pradesh: Tantric Arrested For Allegedly Raping 23-Year-Old Woman In Muzaffarnagar
According to the police, soon after the incident, the victim cried out for help and people near the crime scene caught the accused and handed him over to the cops. | Representational Image
Uttar Pradesh: Tantric Arrested For Allegedly Raping 23-Year-Old Woman In Muzaffarnagar
outlookindia.com
2021-07-07T15:43:21+05:30

Police in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar arrested a “tantric” (occultist) for allegedly raping a 23-year-old woman, an official said on Wednesday.

The accused has been identified as one Ashik Illahi and he allegedly raped the woman on the pretext of curing her ailment, police said.

According to the police, soon after the incident, the victim cried out for help and people near the crime scene caught the accused and handed him over to the cops.

According to SHO Yashpal Singh, the victim has been sent for a medical examination.

(With PTI inputs)

Advertisement

Outlook Newsletters

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Read More from Outlook

Why A Democratic India Must Junk Draconian AFSPA

Why A Democratic India Must Junk Draconian AFSPA

Experts believe the AFSPA has caused more harm to the Indian State in insurgency-hit areas than mitigating problems. Here’s why.

Nagaland Ambush: Not Just AFSPA, It’s Time To Do Away With Most Special Laws

Nagaland Ambush: Not Just AFSPA, It’s Time To Do Away With Most Special Laws

It may be time for India to uphold human dignity, take a hard look at some of its regressive laws like AFSPA which includes Special Laws that authorises detention without trial.

Ashes 2021-22: Australia Start Favourites - Statistical Preview

Ashes 2021-22: Australia Start Favourites - Statistical Preview

The Gabba has been like a fortress for Australia in the Ashes. The Aussies have a 12-4 win-loss record in Brisbane and they will do everything to protect that record.

Why AFSPA In Jammu And Kashmir Is Not Just A Defence Act

Why AFSPA In Jammu And Kashmir Is Not Just A Defence Act

Has the AFSPA become an ideological Act, a tool to revise Kashmir history? Many analysts believe so.

Advertisement