Rewari brutality: SIT Head assures immediate arrest of remaining accused

Superintendent of Police Naazneen Bhasin, the head of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Tuesday assured immediate arrest of the remaining accused in the alleged gang rape of a 19-year-old student in Haryana’s Rewari.

“The main accused, Nishu, who has been arrested, is the mastermind of this. Many aspects are being investigated. The scene of the crime is sealed. I assure you we are working at the same pace to arrest the other two accused,” Bhasin told ANI.

The 19-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and gang-raped after being drugged on Wednesday in Haryana’s Narnaul area. In the FIR registered at Kanina, police have identified three accused- Pankaj, Manish, and Nishu. Pankaj is a defence personnel stationed in Rajasthan.

The three people who were arrested in connection the case were produced before the Civil Court in Kanina on Monday and were sent to five-day police remand. Meanwhile, a mahapanchayat or congregation of panchayats of 25 villages, was held in Haryana’s Kosli town in which a notice was issued that no practising lawyer would help any of the accused in the alleged gang rape of the 19-year-old student.