Gang rape arrest

A former PLFI area commander and a key accused in last month's gang rape of social workers in Khunti district was nabbed from West Singbhum on Saturday, taking the total number of arrests in the case to four.

By OUR SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT in Ranchi
  • Published 16.07.18
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Ranchi: A former PLFI area commander and a key accused in last month's gang rape of social workers in Khunti district was nabbed from West Singbhum on Saturday, taking the total number of arrests in the case to four.

Baji Samad (27), alias Takla, is being interrogated by a joint police team at an undisclosed location in the Kolhan region. He will be produced in a West Singhbhum district court on Monday. Sources said another gang rape accused, Noel Sandi Purti, had been arrested too, but senior cops did not confirm the same.