Mentally challenged woman raped by neighbour

Faridabad: A mentally-challenged woman was raped allegedly by her neighbour when her husband was away from home, police said here today.

The victim`s husband Jairam informed the police that the accused Satbir forcibly entered the house on Sunday when he had gone to attend a marriage ceremony and raped her wife, they said.

Satbir attacked and injured the victim when she tried to resist, they said, adding that medical reports have confirmed that the woman was raped. A case has been registered against the accused and further probe into the matter is on, police said.