You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Tribal woman allegedly raped in West Bengal's Birbhum district

Press Trust of India  |  Suri (WB) 

A 40-year-old woman was allegedly raped in a jungle in district, police said today.

The incident happened under the jurisdiction Mohammad Bazar police station area yesterday when the woman had gone to the forest to collect dry leaves, the police said.

She was found in the forest in an unconscious state today, a said, adding, she was later admitted to

The tribal woman and her family lodged a complaint of rape with the police, the said.

"Three persons were arrested on the basis of the compliant," a senior said.

The arrested were produced at and were remanded to three days police custody, he said.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Thu, July 12 2018. 21:45 IST