Last Update: 22 September 2022, 07:58 IST
In Uttar Pradesh’s Moradabad, police have registered a case of gang rape after some men allegedly assaulted a woman, who was then seen walking naked on the road. A 15-second grainy CCTV footage of a woman walking on the street surfaced online and was shared widely on Wednesday.
Police said the incident took place on September 1 in a village under Bhojpur police station area, and they have already arrested one of the accused based on a complaint lodged by the victim’s family member on September 7.
“The incident happened about a fortnight ago and one of the accused in the case has been sent to judicial custody. The medical examination of the woman did not confirm rape. The matter is being probed,” Moradabad Range Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Shalabh Mathur told PTI.
However, in their statement before the magistrate, the victim and her parents have denied that she was gang-raped, Superintendent of Police (Rural) Sandeep Kumar Meena said. According to a police officer, the victim is said to be mentally unsound.
In the statement recorded earlier, SP Meena said, ‘A case has been registered against five people on the complaint of a male relative of the victim. One of the accused Naushe Ali has been arrested. ,
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