Handicapped woman gangraped; three held
Akola: A physically handicapped woman was allegedly gangraped at Paithan village here, police said today.
According to police, the incident took place on July 20 when the woman, a labourer was called to Paithan by an acquaintance from Murtizapur tahsil town here on the pretext of work after which they sexually abused her.
Three persons –Aslam Shaikh, Yogesh Kachre and Shahabuddin Shaikh– all residents of Dahiphal taluka Sheogaon were arrested yesterday in connection with the case after the victim filed a complaint, police said.
The trio has been remanded to police custody till July 29.