Mumbai, India: 4 men have been arrested by the police for allegedly raping a 44-year-old woman in the Mankhurd area of Mumbai.
According to authorities, Abdul Jilani Sheikh, the accused, invited the victim for his child’s birthday at his friend’s house on June 24, 2020.
Sheikh reportedly intoxicated her drinks and raped her along with his 3 other friends.
The main accused then assisted the victim to her house in a taxi.
On the next day, the victim felt pain in her body and noticed that there were scares all over it.
3 days after, her condition worsened and she was rushed to a hospital.
Doctors that were treating her later found out that she was raped by multiple men.
The police were then called and a case against the 4 men was registered.
Kishore Kharat, a Police Inspector that is looking into the case, said:
Based on the statement of the victim, we have registered a case of gang rape. We have arrested the four accused and produced them in the court.
The court has sent the 4 men to police custody until July 8, 2020.