Park Sreet gang rape case: Main accused, one more held in Ghaziabad


Kader KhanIn a joint operation, Kolkata Police along with Delhi Police apprehended main accused in Park Street gang rape case, Kader Khan, from an apartment in Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh on September 29 night.

It may be noted Khan and his associates had gang raped woman’s rights activist Suzette Jordan in a moving car after being picked up from a club in Kolkata’s Park Street in 2012. Jordan, who passed away last year, is survived by two children.

Besides Khan, the police also arrested his associate, Ali. The duo would be produced before a local court in Kolkata on September 30.

At present, Khan is being interrogated by the police to trace other culprits who helped him hide for four and a half years.

Acting on a tip off a special team of Kolkata police tracked down Khan’s mobile number to somewhere near Delhi. Without losing time, the team left for Delhi and nabbed Khan from Ghaziabad, according to media reports.

Nine months after Jordan’s death, the remaining three accused on trial in the case were pronounced guilty. Khan and Ali were hiding in Bangladesh then.