Ahmedabad: Akbar alias Lulo Sandi member of a notorious gang who raped women in front of their partners have been nabbed by the city crime branch on Wednesday from Ahmedabad.
Member of Dafer gang, Sandhi(45) hailed from Vasava village of Viramgam is involved in two gang rape cases, TOI reports.
According to In-charge crime branch DCP Rajdeepsinh Jhala, Sandhi have been apprehended while three other members are still on the run. As many as 18 cases of burglary and others have registered against the gang.
“Till now, we have detected his involvement in two cases of gang rape in which a girl and a housewife were gang-raped in front of their boyfriend and husband, respectively,” said Jhala.
Not only the gang raped they also committed loot, robbery with murder.
“The gang members used to rape women in case they couldn’t find any valuables from their targets,” said a senior crime branch official.
Crime branch officials said the gang have committed offences in Sanand, Sarkhej, Bavla, Kalol, Langhdaj, Bagodara, Mehsana, Lakhtar, Bavla, Botad, Viramgam and Kadi police station areas.