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Rape accused gives cops a slip

A man accused of raping a minor girl escaped from cops’ custody while being taken to the police station on Monday. Surprisingly, the officers were taking him to the police station in an auto-rickshaw. The vehicle slowed down at a spot and the accused, identified as Bittu Jatav, 27, jumped off it. Jatav was accompanied by Constable Amit Kumar, and ...

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Two minor girls, mentally challenged woman raped

NEW DELHI: Delhi’s infamy as India’s rape capital was reinforced when three brutal sexual assaults came to light on Sunday. Two of the survivors are minors and the third a mentally challenged woman. A 36-year-old widower was arrested for allegedly raping an eight-year-old girl in front of his teenage daughter at a railway colony gym in central Delhi’s Kamla Market. ...

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In Five Years, 277% Rise In Rape Cases Reported In Delhi

The number of rapes reported each year in Delhi has more than tripled over the last five years, registering an increase of 277 percent from 572 in 2011 to 2,155 in 2016, according to data released recently by the Delhi Police. The year after the Nirbhaya incident—in which a 23-year-old paramedical student was raped by a group of men in ...

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