Baduan: The three accused in the gang-rape and murder case of a woman in the Ughaiti area here, have been taken on police remand for questioning.
The court of the Chief Judicial Magistrate accepted the application of police remand through video conferencing following which the police will question the three accused till 1700 hrs on Wednesday. Police will also take them to the spot of the crime.
Circle Officer Aniruddh Singh said that all three accused in the Ughaiti case had earlier also been sent to jail but there are still many questions which need to be answered and it was necessary to take the accused on police remand to do the same. The police remand of the three accused had been sought from the court of the CJM through video conferencing on Tuesday. The court decided to give one-day police remand of all the three accused in the evening.
Notably, police does not want to take any risk in the case of the brutal murder of a woman after gang rape in Ughati police station area. The statements of the aggrieved family members, in this case, are also contradictory. Some relatives are saying that when the Mahant and his companions dropped the woman at home, she was dead, while others said that she was alive.
The woman’s husband continues to remain silent on the incident. On the other hand, the family members of accused Bolero driver Jaiswal are consistently stating that he is innocent and has no involvement in the case.