Noida: In a shameful event a woman in hope of finding a job was allegedly gang-raped by taking turns after she reached the park to meet a friend.
The incident took place in Sector 63 on Wednesday after a group of 6 men who saved the victim from her friend’s clutches later allegedly raped her in the park, TNIE reports.
According to sources, the 21-year-old victim an illiterate had reached out to her friend asking for help in finding a job.
Four of the six men involved in the case have been arrested said Senior Superintendent of Police, Gautam Buddh Nagar, Vaibhav Krishna.
“The woman is illiterate and was in search of employment. She had reached the park to meet a friend who is also known to her brother. He had assured her help in finding a job and had asked her to meet him in the park, where he tried to rape her,” Krishna said.
The group of men present near the park saw the friend assaulting the victim, chased him away but after rescuing her took turns to rape her, he told reporters.
The arrests have been made after the victim somehow reached Phase III police station and filed an FIR.
“Four of the accused have been arrested. This includes the woman’s friend and three from the group that raped her. Two accused are at large and will be held soon,” Krishna added.
The victim has been sent for medical examination and legal counselling was also being provided to her.