Four accused in gang rape case sent to judicial custody
Posted on: 01:40 AM IST Mar 23, 2013
Ranchi: A local court on Friday sent four persons to judicial custody for 14 days in connection with the gang rape of a college girl, who had committed suicide following the incident. The four persons were arrested on Thursday, a day after the girl committed suicide by setting herself on fire.
The girl, who had committed suicide on March 20, 2013, in her death statement had identified them as her 'lover' Vritranjan Prasad and his friends Utam Mahto, Gouri Shankar, Munda and J Kujur.
The girl, who hailed from a village in Ranchi district, had alleged that the four youths had raped her near Getalsud dam on the outskirts of Ranchi on March 17, 2013.