Rishikesh, May 6
A man was arrested here on Thursday for allegedly raping a 21-year-old woman, police said.
Umang Gandhi was produced before a local court which sent him to judicial custody, Muni-ki-Reti police station SHO RK Saklani said.
According to the victim, she was allegedly raped by Gandhi in Tapovan area on April 25, he said.
The woman is a painter and the accused took her to a room in Tapovan on the pretext of getting it painted, police said.
He offered her a drink laced with cannabis and allegedly raped her, the SHO said. PTI