Nation Crime 25 Aug 2016 Mewat: Couple murder ...

Mewat: Couple murdered, two relatives sexually assaulted

PTI
Published Aug 25, 2016, 3:08 pm IST
Updated Aug 25, 2016, 3:27 pm IST
After committing the crime, the accused tied the injured with ropes and escaped from the spot.
Two teenage relatives were allegedly sexually assaulted by unidentified persons. (Representational Image)
 Two teenage relatives were allegedly sexually assaulted by unidentified persons. (Representational Image)

Chandigarh: In a shocking incident, a couple was murdered and two teenage relatives allegedly sexually assaulted by unidentified persons who barged into the family's house in the wee hours of Thursday in a village in Haryana's Mewat district.

The assailants first killed the couple, said to be about 40 years of age, with sharp edged weapons and then injured six other members of the family, all of whom were sleeping in the house, which is located near the fields in Digerhedi village, police said.

 

Among the injured included the two women, aged 18 and 19 years, who were sexually assaulted by the assailants. They were relatives of the couple, they said.

After committing the crime, the accused tied the injured with ropes and escaped from the spot. Some residents living nearby found the injured after which the police was informed.

"A couple was killed in the incident. Two women have been sexually assaulted," SP Mewat Kuldeep Singh said.

Efforts are on to nab the assailants. The injured have been hospitalised, he said.

A case under relevant provisions of the law has been registered and further investigations were underway, Singh added.

 

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