Unconscious Woman recovered in Guwahati, Rape Suspected

Guwahati, April 16: A woman, suspected to be raped by the locals, has been recovered with multiple injuries in an unconscious state from the Garchuk area of Guwahati on Monday.

The woman was found in a very critical condition with many injuries on her body and her face, and was found in an unconscious state from an area near the Lachit Garh High School. The woman has been beaten up and thrown off from a vehicle by the miscreants, suspects Police.

The 28-year-old victim is from Golaghat in Upper Assam. She had visited Guwahati and was staying in Basisthapur. She is married to a man from Bhawanipur in Barpeta.

Speaking to TIME8, Ranjit Das, OC, Garchuk Police Station stated that the woman was recovered with many injuries and she might have been attacked by miscreants but it is not yet clear if she was raped or not. He added that it can only be ascertained whether she has been raped once the medical reports arrive.

He further added that the woman has gained consciousness and is being treated, and her identity is being verified.

She has a son, and the police are at present questioning him. They are also trying to get in contact with the victim’s husband.

Further leads about the case can be found only after the victim gives her statement in front the police.

The woman is currently undergoing treatment at the GMCH.