Spanish tourist, on bike tour with husband, gangraped in Jharkhand
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Spanish tourist, on bike tour with husband, gangraped in Jharkhand

The Spanish woman was on a bike tour in Jharkhand's Dumka with her husband, and was gangraped by at least 10 men. As many as three people have been detained in the matter.

A Spanish woman was allegedly gangraped in Jharkhand's Dumka on late Friday night. The incident happened in Kurumahat of Hansdiha police station area.

According to the information, the woman and her husband are bikers, and they were camping in tents in the Kunji village of Dumka. At the time of the incident, the couple had set out to Bihar's Bhagalpur on a bike.

Around 8 to 10 men are believed to have committed the crime and the police have detained three individuals in the matter.

A Special Investigation Team (SIT) team has been constituted to probe into the matter. Forensic experts have also been roped in.

The woman and her husband came to India on a tourist visa. They were on a mega trip around Asia. The couple first went to Pakistan from where they had gone to Bangladesh, before arriving in Dumka. They were planning to go to Nepal from Jharkhand.

The Spanish woman is currently undergoing treatment at a hospital in Saraiyahat Community Health Centre (CHC).

Dumka Superintendent of Police went to the crime scene on Friday night and has been camping there since.

An investigation into the case is currently underway and the detained people are being questioned.

Source: India Today

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