Chennai, December 7: A 23-year-old bank employee from Delhi was gang-raped and threatened by four men in Tamil Nadu's Kumbakonam district on December 3. Out of four people, local police have arrested two people and have sent them to judicial custody. The Mirror Now reported that the Lawyer's association have decided that no lawyer will represent the accused men. Delhi Shamed Again: 21-Year-Old Woman Gang-Raped by Friend and Three Others.
According to Mirror Now sources, one day the survivor left late from the workplace and she boarded on auto rickshaw who tried to extort money from her and when she refused to give him. The auto driver left her alone at a dark alley. Where the four men arrived and raped her as she tried shouting for help, the accused threatened her with dire consequences. Women & Porn Blamed For Rape! Here Are 5 Disgusting Comments From Indian Politicians Which Will Make Your Blood Boil.
Later, the survivor shared the incident with her colleague and they filed a police complaint with the Kumbakonam police station. Based on the complaint, the police have arrested two of the accused and booked them under Sections 354 (Assault), 366 (kidnapping), 376 (rape) and 506 (criminal intimidation) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). While the search is on for other two absconding accused.
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