Northeast woman gang-raped in Bengaluru

Northeast woman gang-raped in Bengaluru

Submitted by alvin on Wed, 2016-05-18 20:04 Bengaluru: Three persons, all residents of Assam, have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping a 25-year-old beautician, also from Assam, in Celebrity Layout near Electronics City. The incident is said to have taken place on Sunday night.The victim filed a complaint on Monday, based on which the Electronics City police arrested the trio the same day and remanded them in judicial custody, saidDeputy Commissioner of Police (South-East division) MB Boralingaiah.The accused have been identified as Mehaboob alias Babu, Khaled and Bakhtiyar. All three are aged 22 and from Karimganj district in Assam.The victim had been working as a beautician in the city for the past six months. The accused, residents of Celebrity Layout, worked in various hotels near Electronics City and one of them was a friend of victim.On Sunday, one of the accused and the victim partied at a restaurant in Hebbagodi. Later, the victim went to the accused’s house in Celebrity Layout where two friends of the accused were waiting. She was gang-raped by the three, the police said.