As per sources the accused were grilled till 2am on Monday night by the members of the Special Investigation Team (SIT). The arrested are identified as Santosh Nepali, Sarwar alias Billu, Manvir, Rajesh alias Ghuchdu, Sunil alias Sheela,Sunil alias Mata, Pawan and Pramod. The men have confessed that they first took turns to rape the woman, then when she fell unconscious, they attacked her with bricks.
“While one of the accused twisted victim’s arms and held them together beside the head, two others pulled her legs apart. Rajesh took sharp stones and attacked her private parts. Two stones were inserted inside her, besides blades,” a source said. Meanwhile, only four of those arrested have confessed that they were involved in the brutal rape and murder of the victim. (We are not sure what happened to us. We were out of our senses. We were completely drunk and the madness continued),” one of the accused told the police. Another accused said they had no intention to murder the woman initially but later lost their mind.
“We did not want to kill her. Don’t know why we did destriction,” one of the accused told the police. The police is also trying to establish whether the accused had chopped off her both arms as they were missing from the mutilated body. As per state police the portion of the victim’s body between her head and abdomen had no flesh. Dogs were seen eating her when a resident of Gaddi Kheri found the body dumped on outskirts of the village. The police produced all the eight accused in court on Tuesday. The whole committee of Rohtak bar association has said none of its members will defend the accused.
The state police has decided to recreate the crime scene to collect more evidence. All the eight accused were arrested on Monday. The victim’s completely mutilated body was found in Gaddi Kheri village on February 4. The ninth accused, Sombir, 22, who absconded, has reportedly committed suicide in Bawana area by consuming poison this evening. The rare brutal gang-rape and murder of the 28 year old mentally challenged woman had shocked the entire nation, and all the arrested were sent to eight day police remand. They will now be grilled by the Rohtak police.