Mumbai: A 24-year-old woman was allegedly raped and thrown off a local train in the Vashi area on December 22. Government Railway Police (GRP), Vashi, has registered a case against unknown perpetrators. Also Read - Vaccination Drive Suspended in Maharashtra Till Monday Due to CoWin App Glitches
Senior GRP officer Vishnu Kesarkar said that on Tuesday morning, a woman was found injured near the Vashi bridge by a motorman who informed the Vashi station manager who in turn informed the police. Also Read - Maharashtra Man Kills Girlfriend to Avoid Marrying Her, Hides Body in Walls of Flat
Police got her admitted to a nearby hospital and subsequently, she was referred to Mumbai’s J J Hospital. Also Read - World's Biggest Vaccination Drive to be Launched Today, Farmers-Centre Talks Reach no Conclusion: Check Top Headlines at This Hour
Prima facie, the medical report confirmed that the woman, a domestic help, was physically abused.
Police are waiting for the victim to regain consciousness for taking her statement. They are also investigating the CCTV footage of nearby areas to ascertain the details of the perpetrator/s.