Japanese Tourist Raped in Rajasthan
Yet another incident of rape of a 20-year-old Japanese tourist was reported on Monday from Jaipur city in Rajasthan. She lodged her complaint with the police today morning in which she said her attacker was speaking in English and picked her up on Sunday on his motorcycle promising her to take to 17th century Jal Mahal. She was first taken to his house, then to his sister’s house for lunch and later he took her to a guest house where he attacked her. The incident however, sent shock wave once again across the country forcing the Japanese embassy in India to warn its citizens to be extra cautious while travelling in India. However, when tried to contact, they refused to respond on the incident. However, the Inspector General of Police Dharam Chand Jain confirmed the incident. Home Ministry got furious with incident and reportedly ordered the Rajasthan police to launch a man hunt to track down the culprit.
It may be recalled that just few days before, a body of a rape victim 28-year-old foreign tourist said to be Nepalese was recovered in highly decomposed state. The body was mutilated beyond recognition and some of the important organs went missing inside her body. Besides, stones, blades and sticks were found inside her private part during autopsy. She was badly raped and killed This incident evoked sharp reaction and caused many tourists trapped in fear psychosis. Police are still investigating the case.