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Absconding rapist nabbed

Kokrajhar police have caught Sanjoy Basumatary on Wednesday two days after he and his associate Rupom Roy gangraped a minor girl inside the Chirang Ripu reserve forest.

Police arrested Roy on Tuesday after he was caught by local residents in Kokrajhar as Ge was moving near the railway station.

Both they forcibly picked up a minor girl from the road to be gangraped inside the jungle. Local residents are also angry with the civil hospital authority for refusing to conduct a medical test to confirm rape even after police registered the case.

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