Dabaka, April 24, 2019
In connection with the month-old gruesome gang-rape case, Doboka Police arrested three persons and detained the brother-in-law of the victim.
In the month of March 2019, a girl was allegedly gang-raped by five men in Digholjaroni under Doboka Police Station of Hojai district of Assam. The heinous incident occurred a month back when the girl was on her way to a relative’s house with her brother-in-law.
Police arrested Sahid Ahmed, Dilwar Hussain, Gulab Hussain in relation to the incident on April 24th, 2019. Faizur Hoque, victim’s brother-in-law, was detained “owing to his doubtful actions”.
“The other two accused Abdul Motin and Alim Uddin are presently absconding. Our investigation is going on and hopefully, we will arrest them soon,” said Nilutpal Bhuyan, Officer-in-Charge, Doboka Police Station.
The girl’s family lodged an FIR at Doboka Police Station on March 24th, 2019. The incident came to light after the video of the incident surfaced on social media. In the video, the girl, clad in burkha, is seen pleading the men to leave her.