Jammu: Close on the heels of gang rape of a paramedical student in a moving bus in Delhi, a 38-year-old woman was allegedly raped by two youths in a similar modus operandi here.

The accused were arrested on Monday, police said.

According to the complaint, the victim was abducted by driver of a mini bus, Gian Singh, and his friend Shammi last night, police said.

Both raped the middle-aged woman near Gharota area on the intervening night of December 22 and 23, they said.

A case has been registered on the complaint of the victim and her family, police said, adding that a medical examination of the victim has been conducted.

The duo has been arrested and an investigation into the case is on, police said.


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