Published On : Mon, Sep 20th, 2021

Woman molested, stabbed, hubby attacked in MIDC; four arrested

Nagpur: In a shocking incident, a woman was molested and stabbed and her husband too was attacked with a knife in MIDC police area here on Sunday night. Four accused have been arrested in this connection.

According to the complainant, a resident of MIDC, a party was going on in front of his house and he along with others was dancing to the tunes of the sound system around 11.30 pm on Sunday. During the same time, his 22-year old wife came there.

The four accused, Naresh Puran Bawne (26), Suresh Puran Bawne (29), Puran Shalikram Bawne (55), and Badal Dhanraj Meshram (19), all residents of same locality, indulged in vulgar acts and molested the complainant’s wife. One of the accused also slapped her and stabbed her on the hand with a knife. When the complainant tried to intervene, he too was thrashed and stabbed.

MIDC API Musale, acting on the complaint, booked the four accused under Sections 324, 323, 354, 354(B), 34 of the IPC and put them under arrest. Further probe is underway.