Namchi (Sikkim), November 22, 2012:
A 69-year-old lady was allegedly raped by a 19-year-old youth in a village near Mamring in South Sikkim. The incident took place on November 19 and both the victim and accused are of the same village.
A case of rape under section 376 of IPC has been registered against accused Suraj Kumar Tamang while the victim was discharged after medical examination in Namchi District hospital. The accused has been arrested and sent to judicial custody by a court.