Rewari police arrests one gang rape accused

The Rewari police SIT on Sunday arrested one of the gang rape accused who had planned the rape.

The accused has been identified as Nishu.

The police is still clueless about two other accused-including Pankaj and Manish named in FIR.

Pankaj who allegedly sedated the 19 year old victim is Indian Army jawan.

Nine others who were part of the gang are yet to be named.

The police has arrested the owner of the house Deendayal who had rented his room to Nishu.The medical practitioner who had given first aide to victim has also been arrested.

Meanwhile, the state government on Sunday removed Rewari SP Rajesh Duggal and posted Rahul Sharma as new SP.

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal cancelled all his programmes in Punjab and came back to Chandigarh to review the progress on investigation of Rewari gang-rape case. He directed the Director General of Police B.S. Sandhu to ensure arrest of all accused at the earliest.

He directed the Director General of Police B.S. Sandhu to ensure arrest of all accused at the earliest.

Earlier in the morning interacting with the media persons at Pathankot on his way to Chandigarh Manohar Lal highly condemned the Rewari gang-rape incident and said that accused in the case would not be spared at any cost. “The police has registered the case against all the three accused after identifying them and they would be nabbed soon

“The police has registered the case against all the three accused after identifying them and they would be nabbed soon” Khattar said.

The Chief Minister said that in this case, all the three accused are known to the victim and it is most unfortunate when any known is involved in such a gruesome and heinous incident. He said that out the three accused, one is serving in the Army, which is even more unfortunate. A reward of Rs one lakh has been announced on them and they would be nabbed soon, he added.

A reward of Rs one lakh has been announced on them and they would be nabbed soon, he added.

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