Ernakulum: The three accused arrested in the 75-year-old woman gang-raped case has been remanded for two weeks by the Kolencheri Magistrate court. More persons involved in the incident will likely have arrested.police said.
The first accused Muhammad Shafi who raped the 75-year-old was booked with the help of natives. The first accused Muhammad Shafi, a driver, hails from Aluva committed the heinous crime at the house of second accused Omana last Sunday. Shafi, who was found absconding after the incident was seized with the help of natives.
The second accused Omana, a lottery seller called the victim to her home offering tobacco and facilitated Shafi to rape the 75-year-old. The third accused Manoj, the son of second accused Omana, in his tipsy marred the victim’s body using a knife.
The 75-year-old has surpassed the critical condition and she is recovering, the Kzhencheri Medical College Hospital authorities reported.