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More shame: Woman raped in mini bus in Jammu, 2 held

December 24, 2012 17:18 IST

Close on the heels of the gangrape of a paramedical student in a moving bus in Delhi, a 38-year-old woman was allegedly raped by two youths in a similar modus operandi in Jammu.

The accused were arrested on Monday, the police said. According to the complaint, the victim was abducted by driver of a mini bus, Gian Singh, and his friend Shammi on Sunday night, the police said.

Both raped the middle-aged woman near Gharota area on the intervening night of December 22 and 23, they said. A case has been registered on the complaint of the victim and her family, the police said, adding that a medical examination of the victim has been conducted.

The duo has been arrested and an investigation into the case is on, the police said.

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