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Woman allegedly commits suicide after being gang raped in Reasi district

IANS  |  Jammu 

A woman in near is believed to have committed suicide after being allegedly gang-raped, police said on Sunday.

The two accused, and Paramjeet Singh, have been arrested, a said here. The victim has been missing since July 24.

The said Khajuria had promised to marry the woman and used to call her from friend Paramjeet Singh's cell phone.

He used to engage her in long conversations and finally called her to on in Reasi, some 60 km from

Khajuria and then abducted her to an under-construction house in the area and gang raped her, the said.

"After this, the woman called Khajuria several times threatening that she would commit suicide by jumping into "

The details have been established following the arrest of the accused and analysis of their cell phone call details and audio recordings.

"The father of the woman had lodged a missing report with the police on July 24. After her last telephonic conversation with Khajuria, it is believed that the woman committed suicide.

"Although this cannot be said with authority unless her body is recovered," the officer said.

--IANS

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First Published: Sun, August 12 2018. 19:18 IST
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