Nepalese woman gang-raped

A Nepalese woman was reportedly abducted and gang-raped by four men in Ramamurthynagar police station limits on Sunday afternoon. She is being treated at Bowring Hospital.

Police immediately swung into action and arrested all the four. They have been identified as Sunil, 24, a security guard at an apartment in HRBR Layout, Mahadeva Bhat, a cook in a hotel at Indiranagar, Ganesh, 20, an electrician, and Jagadish, 24, a watchman.

Incidentally, all four hail from Nepal and had moved to Bangalore, a few years ago, in search of jobs, police said.

The victim, who is aged 30 and works as a maid, is a close friend of Sunil’s. She is married and has three children. Her husband works as a security guard at an apartment on Kalkere Road in Ramamurthynagar, police added.

The incident occurred when the victim was on her way to meet her husband and handover him lunch box. The suspects, who had come in an auto-rickshaw, accosted her between TC Palya and Kalkere. They bundled her into the auto and took her to an apartment where they raped her.

Later, they took her to an under-construction building and raped her again, police said.The victim, however, managed to escape from there and narrated the incident to her husband who then approached the police. 

Based on the details provided by the woman, the police arrested the four from their workplace.

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