CP speaks to press on Mumbai dancer's alleged rape
January 11, 2014 - Hyderabad
Mumbai based model in her statement told to the police that the event manager and three other associated have violated her by sprinkled her soft drink and gang raped her at a flat in Nizampet on the intervening night of December 31 and January 1. She said that she is not aware of the organizer one among others as she did never meet him earlier in person.
Police arrested the culprits within 24 hours
With the print and electronic media that gave a vast coverage to the incident, the police on Saturday showed the arrested of two persons P Venkat Raju and Happy, an event manager and learnt that some more in the custody. Police arrested Venkat Raju in Nizamabad while Nitin Yadav alias 'Happy' was arrested in Mumbai.
CP press conference
In the press conference, the Commissioner of Police Anurag Sharma said that the event manager Happy had contacted the victim on January 30 and offered her Rs.1 lakh for a programme in Hyderabad and the event manager was to get Rs.25,000 out of it. He directed her to contact one Ali alias Ajay Sharma after landing at Hyderabad Airport. Ali received her and put her in a car in which Happy, Venkat Raju, Hari Krishna were already seated and she was not aware of the event manager's presence as she did not met him earlier. They lodge in a rented flat where they committed the crime by offering a soft drink with some drug. When the victim was in a semi-conscious stage, they obtained here pin code of the ATM and withdraw the money of Rs.57,000 in two occasions. After the offence, they put her in a Mumbai bound bus. The Commissioner said that investigations are on to get some more information.