60-year-old woman gangraped in Jind

Jind: A 60-year-old woman was allegedly abducted and raped by three persons, police said on Sunday.

The incident took place on Friday evening when the woman had gone to Kaithal. There she met her neighbours Jaybir and Jitendra who promised to drop her home. But they took her to a slum near Hansi Branch Nagar, where an unidentified person joined the duo and raped her, police said.

The accused threatened the woman with dire consequences if she revealed the matter to anyone and dumped her near the Hansi Branch Nagar bridge.

Based on a complaint of the woman, a case of rape, abduction and attempt to murder has been registered against the three persons, a police officer said, adding that further investigation into the case in on.