There seems to be no end to crimes against women despite strict laws and social awareness. In a fresh incident, a 29-year-old woman was raped after she was invited to a birthday party at a pub in the Jubilee Hills
area of Telangana capital Hyderabad.
The 29-year-old woman, who works in a private firm, was raped by her friend at her residence. Bachupally Police have now arrested the accused following a complaint by the victim. The woman was raped at her residence in Pragathi Nagar after she returned from pub party along with her friends.
The accused has been booked under Section 376 (rape) and 506 (Punishment for criminal intimidation) of Indian Penal Code (IPC), according to a report in Times of India. The fresh rape incident comes less than a month after a 17-year-old girl was raped in a car by five men including four minors.
On Monday, the victim went to attend the birthday party after her work at a pub in upscale Jubilee Hills. After the party ended at 11.30 pm, the woman’s friends offered to give her a lift and she agreed.
After reaching home, the victim called her friends to her house and they chatted till into the night. On Tuesday morning around 4.30, the two friends left her house and the victim went to sleep. The woman was jolted in her sleep as she felt a sharp pain in her private parts.