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Mumbai rape: Constable in police custody

April 22, 2005 15:38 IST

The police constable arrested on charges of raping a minor girl at a police post in south Mumbai was remanded in police custody till May three by a local court.

A metropolitan magistrate remanded him under Section 376 (punishment for rape) of the Indian Penal Code.

Sunil More had allegedly raped the 16-year-old girl at Meghdoot police post at Marine Drive on Thursday evening.

Soon after his arrest on Thursday night, More was taken to a hospital for medical examination and the report is yet to come, the police told the magistrate.

According to the police, the girl had come to the area with her friends and was walking down the promenade at the Marine Drive, when the constable called her inside the post and allegedly assaulted her physically.

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Sub: A Shameless face of Mumbai Police!!!!!

When protectors becomes predators, its the indication of the people to wake up and shake the system so that all the bad apples in the ...

Posted by Pulk

Sub: Cop deserves death sentence

Only death sentence to this cop will teach a lesson to others and can prevent such crimes.

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Sub: Rape by cop

It seems that the cops in Mumbai have got less work and have started something new like raping on duty. It would be better for ...

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On one Hand A COP rapes a minor Girl And at the same time INDIA is Compared with CHINA. So if this goes on. Then ...

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Sub: Its a loophole in the system

I would refer this crime as a loophole in Indian Law system.Had the other rape accused given the capital punishment in front of the public ...

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