Manali Tourist Gangrape: All 6 behind bars as 3 more including 2 juveniles arrested,
SHIMLA- Police arrested three absconding accused, including two juveniles, in the gang rape of a 25-year-old Israeli woman on Wednesday. With this, all six accused in the case have been arrested.
The accused were under the influence of alcohol when they took the woman to Gojra village, about 10km from Manali, after offering to drop at Manali bus stand to catch a bus to Kaza in Spiti valley on July 24,
a police official said.
Police investigations revealed that all the six accused had come to Manali on July 24 and entered the green tax barrier at 2.45am.
Police scanned CCTV footages and identified the car used in the crime. While they arrested two accused Akshay Rana of Kangra and Pankaj Sharma of Sarkaghat on July 25, a juvenile from Kullu was arrested the next day.The remaining three accused, including two juveniles (one from Kullu and other from Nepal) and Kullu resident Khem Raj, surrendered before the police on Wednesday.
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