Port Blair: A Special Investigation Team ( SIT ) is questioning former chief secretary of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Jitendra Narain for seven hours on Friday in connection with the alleged gang rape of a woman here, an official said.
The SIT was constituted to probe allegations that a 21 – year – old woman in Andaman and Nicobar Islands was lured to the chief secretary’s home by promising a government job and then raped by top officials including Narain there.
Labour Commissioner RL Rishi was also accused of raping the woman while a police inspector and a hotel owner were named in the FIR as accomplices in the crime.
The police inspector was also interrogated by the SIT on Friday.
Narain was brought to the Police Lines in the morning for questioning which is continuing for over seven hours, the official said.