A 19-year-old woman was allegedly raped by two men, inside a parked bus at Kharghar on February 3. One of the accused was her friend.
The police have arrested one of the accused. Police stated that the accused and the rape survivor lived in the same building in Kharghar. While the 22-year-old accused works as a driver, the 19-year-old accused worked as a pizza delivery boy.
The victim complained and said that the main accused (22) had asked her to join for a bike ride and promised to buy her a gift on February 3. She also said the accused bought liquor from a liquor shop and then at around 10 pm he took her to a bus parked near the Utkarsh Hall in Kharghar.
The victim claimed that the accused forced her to consume alcohol. Once she was in an inebriated state, the accused raped her. And later he called a 19-year-old to the spot who also sexually assaulted the victim. The two accused then left the victim on the bus and left the spot.
The victim stated that she took an auto to reach her home and revealed the incident to her family members the next day. The family then approached the Kharghar police and filed a complaint against the accused. Police caught one of the accused (19) soon after the case was registered, but the 22- year-old fled. The investigation is underway.