Amingaon, June 11, 2019
The Gouripur Police in North Guwahati has arrested a man on charges of raping a girl in front of her lover inside a Bolero pick up van in Amingaon’s Joyguru area on the intervening night of June 9th-June 10th, 2019.
The accused has been identified as Joinuddin Ahmed. He was the driver of the Bolero pick up van.
As per reports, the accused had offered the couple a lift till Jalukbari when the incident took place.
“He had offered us a lift till Jalukbari, but I was suspicious after he didn’t drop us at the arrival point and kept on driving. When I asked him to stop the vehicle he threatened us of dire consequences. He stopped his vehicle at some isolated place and committed the crime,” said the victim’s boyfriend.
“I immediately intimated the police and was successful to nab the culprit and rescue my girlfriend. He should be severely punished,” he added.
The police have filed a case no. 206/19 under section 376 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) against the accused and further investigations are on.