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BSF Jawan Arrested For Rape And Murder Attempt

2015-11-07 22:40


Krishnanagar, Nov. 7: Sumit Kumar, a constable attached to 81-Battalion of Border security force was arrested by Chapra police allegedly for raping a minor girl in Rangiapota village.Police Sources said, on Friday evening the jawan first raped the girl and later tried to kill her. The local villagers however, noticed while the jawan was assaulting the girl. The villagers nabbed the jawan and took the girl to hospital, A complaint was lodged later in the night at Chapra police station and the police arrested the accused jawan on Saturday monring. A senior police officer said: "The jawan has been accused of rape and attempt to murder and he was produced before court on Saturday which ordered three day's police custody"

A senior BSF officer at Krishnanagar sector head quarter has confirmed the allegation against the jawan. He said: "This is very unfortunate. We have preliminary conducted an inquiry and found the allegation to be true. Such person has no right to work in an elite force like BSF which works in coordination with the villagers living in border"

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