Mardan: Police and local sources said that a 27-year-old married woman was allegedly gang-raped by five people within the limits of Kharki police station.
Sources further said that the woman (R), a resident of Qasami village, told the police that she was on her way home on January 20 when Mehran, Hazrat Ali and Talha along with two other unidentified persons forcibly took her to a deserted place and gang-raped her. Of rape.
Police registered a case against the accused under sections 376/337A (i) and 34 of the Pakistan Penal Code. District Police Officer (DPO) Zahidullah Khan formed a team to investigate the case. Police arrested two accused Mehran and Hazrat Ali during the raid. Police said that during the interrogation, the accused confessed to the crime and also gave the names of his two unidentified accomplices.