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19 Jan 2019

Gurugram: Rape accused shoots survivor dead for not withdrawing case

Gurugram: Rape survivor shot dead by accused

In a shocking incident, a rape survivor was allegedly shot dead by the accused in Gurugram on Friday after she refused to withdraw the case against him.

The 22-year-old woman was supposed to record her statement in the court but was killed by the accused, a bouncer named Sandeep Kumar, before that.

The victim had filed a case in March 2017.

Here's what happened.

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Gurugram: Rape survivor shot dead by accused
Victim and accused worked at same night club

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Victim and accused worked at same night club

The shameful incident took place years ago when the victim was employed at a night club as a dancer. Kumar worked as a bouncer there and was her friend.

In March 2017, he allegedly raped her. Subsequently, an FIR was filed against Kumar but he was granted bail later.

The victim's mother claimed Kumar kept pressurizing them to withdraw the case.

Harassing victim

Kumar forcefully took victim away, then shot her

The victim's mother revealed since the court hearing was on Friday, they came to Gurugram from Karnal to record her statement.

On the fateful day, Kumar came to their house in Nathupur and said he wanted to talk to the victim. He forcefully took her with him, the mother claimed.

As soon as the victim sat in the car, Kumar sped away.

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On mother's complaint, FIR registered against Kumar

Case filed

On mother's complaint, FIR registered against Kumar

The mother revealed she got a call from Kumar, hours later, saying he would kill her daughter if the case is not withdrawn.

The survivor was shot four times, police said. Locals found her body on Gurgaon-Faridabad expressway and alerted the police.

Gurgaon police spokesperson Subhash Bokan said an FIR was registered against Kumar. The accused, a resident of Tigaon in Faridabad, is absconding.

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When did the rape incident happened?

Asked on 19-01-2019 by Muhammad Pawar

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The victim was allegedly raped in 2017.

Did the victim and accused know each other?

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Yes, the victim and accused worked together at a night club.

Where was the victim's body found?

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Locals found the victim's body on the Gurgaon-Faridabad expressway. She had been shot four times.

Has the accused been nabbed?

Asked on 19-01-2019 by Navya Sarin

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The accused is absconding but a case has been registered.

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