Court allows Delhi Police plea in Danish woman's rape
| Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 19:18
New Delhi: A court, hearing a case relating to the rape of a Danish woman, here on Wednesday allowed Delhi Police's application for taking on record his medical and potency test report of accused Shyam Lal and recalling of three more witnesses.
Additional Sessions Judge Kaveri Baweja after allowing the plea listed the matter for recording of statement of prosecution witnesses on Thursday.
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The prosecution last week moved an application to urge the court to take on record the medical and potency test report of accused Shyam Lal and recall three doctors as prosecution witnesses.
Last week, the court also allowed another plea for recalling of two police officials as witnesses in the case. The police officials' statement will be recorded on Thursday.
Arjun, Raju alias Chhakka, Mohammad Raja, Mahendra alias Ganja, Raju alias Bajji and Shyam Lal have been charged with robbing and raping a Danish woman at knife-point near New Delhi Railway Station in January 2014 after she sought directions to her hotel in Paharganj.
Besides, three minors -- allegedly also involved in the case -- are facing an inquiry before the Juvenile Justice Board.
Police said all the accused were vagabonds who took the woman to an isolated spot near the Divisional Railway Officers' Club close to the railway station, took away her belongings and then raped her.