Jammu: A woman was allegedly gangraped by two men when she was returning from her sister's house to her home in Darsoo of Udhampur district on Friday.

Seemo, who was coming back on foot from her sister's home at Rathian in the district, was dragged into a jungle near Darsoo and raped by Shabir Ahmed and Sher Ali on Friday evening when they saw her alone, police said.

They fled when some pedestrians came to her rescue upon hearing her cries for help following which she informed her family members of the incident.

A case was registered at Udhampur police station, they said, adding that the two accused were arrested shortly.

They have been remanded to 5 days of police custody.

(Agencies)

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