Madhya Pradesh: FIR registered for gang rape, woman commits suicide, policeman arrested


  • Shuroh Niazi
  • For BBC Hindi, from Bhopal

A married Dalit woman committed suicide in Madhya Pradesh’s Narsinghpur district for allegedly not registering an FIR for gang rape for three days.

After the suicide of this woman, the Chief Minister of the state Shivraj Singh Chauhan, taking the cases seriously, has removed two police officers. At the same time, making two outposts in-charge as co-accused, they have also been arrested.

Police has registered a case against five people in this case. Of these, a case of rape has been registered against three and a case of abetment of suicide against the victim has been registered against two.

Apart from this, two police officers have been attached at Police Headquarters Bhopal. Chichli police station in-charge Anil Singh and Gotitoria outpost in-charge Mishrilal Kudapé have also been arrested for not writing the report and due to negligence in the case.


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