After receiving an investigation report in the Alwar gangrape case, the Rajasthan government has ordered to register a case against Thanagaazi police Station House Officer (SHO) and removal of seven other policemen.
A married woman was gangraped near Thanagaazi by-pass in May in front of her husband. The accused had waylaid the couple, gangraped and filmed the incident.
Instructions were given to take action against guilty police officials on the basis of the findings.
Orders were issued to take necessary action after registering a case under Section 166A (C) and Section 4(1)/(2)(B) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Schedule Caste/Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989 against him.
In addition, Alwar's Circular Officer (Rural) Jagmohan Sharma's transfer out of the district has been ordered. Deputy Inspector Babulal, ASI Rupnarayan, Constables Mahesh, Ghanshyam Singh, Brijendra, Rajendra and Ram Ratan have also been asked to be transferred outside the Jaipur range.
The remaining staff of the police station, present at the time of the incident, have been asked to be replaced.
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