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Bulandshahr rape case: Police team visits spot

Updated: Jul 31, 2016 16:33 IST

Bulandshahr (Uttar Pradesh), July 31 (ANI): An Uttar Pradesh Police team on Sunday visited the spot in Bulandshahr district where a woman and her daughter were allegedly gang-raped.

At least 15 suspects have been detained in connection with the case so far. The incident took place on Friday night when a 35-year-old woman and her 14-year-old daughter were gang-raped by a group of robbers.

The victims were on their way from Noida to Shahjahanpur with the other family members when their vehicle was stopped near a cycle repairing shop in Dostpur village on NH-9, which connects Noida and Bulandshahr.

According to one of the relatives of the victims, a group of six to eight men dragged the mother-daughter duo from the vehicle and took them to the nearby field and allegedly raped them.

The culprits also snatched money and jewellery from the possession of the victims and fled the scene of crime. (ANI)