A 21-year-old woman was allegedly raped by a man in a moving car while they were traveling from Agra, police said on Thursday.
A day after the incident, the woman allegedly tried to end her life by consuming poison. However, his condition is stable now, a senior police officer said.
The incident is of Tuesday, when the accused along with the woman had gone to Agra to appear in the sub-inspector recruitment examination. He said that she was allegedly raped while returning.
After this the accused dropped the victim on the outskirts of Kosi Kalan area of Mathura. Superintendent of Police (Rural) Sreesh Chandra said the main accused was arrested on Thursday while his accomplice is still absconding.
Both the accused, aged 22-25 years, are residents of Manpur village in Palwal, Haryana. He said that two teams have been formed to nab the absconding.
According to the police, Tejveer had met the victim through social media and won her trust.
Police said a medical examination was conducted on the basis of the FIR lodged by the woman’s brother and her statement was recorded under Section 161 of the Indian Penal Code. The car used in the incident has been confiscated.