A woman who was returning home after late night show on Monday was raped by a police constable in Madurai. The police department started to investigate him. The police constable named Murugan has been booked under the IPC section 376, said Director General of Police (Law and Order) P Thamarai Kannan.
As per the report, the girl went to a movie along with her five colleagues on the night of Saturday. She was on her way home with one of her colleagues on a bike around 2 am on Sunday. Two police officers including Murugan stopped the duo. The report states the cops made insinuations about the duo’s relationship and took the man’s mobile and sent him from the place.
Murugan told the victim’s colleague that he would send her home by auto and take her to a lodge and rape her. The victim didn’t open her mouth till Monday morning. After informing her colleague, he took her to the All Women Police Station and lodged a complaint. A senior cop official stated Murugan will be suspended soon.