A 28-year-old woman was allegedly raped by two young men after she was kidnapped from her house in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli district, police said today. The incident happened yesterday in a village under the jurisdiction of Kairana police station.
The accused have been arrested following a complaint by the woman, Station House Officer (SHO) Bhagat Singh said.
The woman alleged that the men kidnapped her from her house and raped her near a well close to where she lives, he said.
The men tried to escape, but were caught by the woman's family, who handed them over to the police. The two men were beaten up by locals before they were handed to the police, the police officer said.
The woman has been sent for medical examination, the officer said.
In another incident, four persons tried to rape a woman when she was alone at her home in the district. The incident happened on Wednesday.
Knadhla SHO, Anil Kumar said a case was registered based on a complaint by the woman's father. He said a search is on to find and arrest the accused.