Nun rape: Missionaries of Jesus sets up panel, to probe conspiracy angle

New Delhi, Sep 13: Expressing doubts over the authenticity of the rape complaint filed by the nuns against Bishop Franco Mulakkal, the Missionaries of Jesus Congregation has decided to probe the matter. They feel that this is a conspiracy to defame the missionary.

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Nun’s rape was not a hate crime says alleged mastermind

nazrulThe prime accused in the nun rape case has confirmed to the West Bengal Criminal Investigating Department or the CID that the incident was not a hate crime.
I was drunk and drugged as a result of which I assaulted the nun who tried to stop me from robbing the convent, the alleged mastermind of the attack, Nazrul Islam has told the investigation agency.

Nazrul Islam was arrested yesterday by the CID, West Bengal from the Platform Number 5 of the Sealdah railway station in Kolkata. He is the sixth person to be arrested in the case and the CID is still on the look out for two more accused.

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West Bengal nun rape case: Mastermind arrested, two more to go

nun-rapedNazrul Islam alias Nojul the mastermind in the nun rape case was arrested by the West Bengal CID. His arrest is a major development as he along with Rehman were the two who masterminded this attack which was aimed at robbing the convent.

Nazrul was picked up from the Sealdah Railway station. A state intelligence bureau official tipped off the CID about his presence at the Platform Number 5. The CID immediately pressed its officers into action and arrested him.

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Nun rape case: Mastermind Rehman arrested

nun-rapedIn a major breakthrough in the nun rape case, the prime accused and mastermind Rehman alias Milan Sarkar has been arrested by the West Bengal CID. He was arrested from Sealdah in West Bengal.
This is a major breakthrough since the name of Milan had cropped up during the interrogation of the other accused who have been arrested in connection with this case. Read more

Nun rape case: Accused came to India by bribing Rs 2,000


 Investigations into the nun rape and Burdwan case has once again shown the vulnerability of the Indian border with Bangladesh. 

One of the accused in the nun rape case has told the West Bengal CID that he had entered into India by paying a Border Security Force jawan a sum of Rs 2,000.

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Nun gangrape case: Breakthrough as 4 Bangladeshis arrested

nun-rapedThe Punjab police have picked up four Bangladeshi nationals in connection with the nun rape case. Four persons were picked up in Ludhiana after they had allegedly fled from West Bengal after the incident.
The Punjab police while acting on the inputs received from various quarters picked up the four men. They are now being questioned for further leads. A team of the West Bengal Criminal Investigation Department will now seek custody of the four persons. Read more

Nun rape- Dacoity was the intent say accused


The investigations into the nun rape case have revealed that the intent was dacoity and rape was a result of resistance. The CID which will continue to probe the case in the wake of the Union Government rejecting the probe says that while it has been found that the rape was not a pre-planned one, they also point out that this is not a conclusion they have drawn since there are discrepancies in the statements of the accused.
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Nun gangrape case: Ghar wapsi statement goes missing on Trinamool Congress site

nuwapsiWhen the news regarding the nun rape case broke out, West Bengal Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee had ordered a CID probe into the incident while also stating that religious politics was being practised in the name of ghar wapsi.
The Chief Minister also went on to state that religious fanaticism is on the rise and these statements were on the website of the Trinamool Congress website until yesterday. Nun: Statements goes missing on TMC site

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West Bengal Nun Gangrape case: Second accused arrested in Kolkata

rapecase The CID has arrested another person in connection with the nun rape case. This is the second arrest to be carried out today. Earlier in the day a person by the name Salim had been picked up from Mumbai.
His questioning led to the arrest of the second person who was picked up in West Bengal. The CID is hopeful that more arrests would be carried out in the next couple of days. Read more

West Bengal Nun rape case: Breakthrough for CID

nun2The West Bengal CID made its first breakthrough in the nun rape case when it arrested one of the seven persons involved directly in the case.
Salim, one of the seven persons who was present at the crime scene, was picked up from Mumbai after the CID chased him down with the help of intelligence bureau inputs.
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