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Teen gangraped, pushed off terrace in Delhi

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  • The police did not press rape charges even after arresting five men
  • The police pressured relatives, well wishers to withdraw complaint
  • Delhi Commission for Women has now served notice to the police

In a case reminiscent of Nirbhaya gangrape and murder, the relatives of a minor girl approached the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) for help saying that their daughter was pushed off the terrace of the house after she was gangraped. The girl succumbed to her injuries on January 20.

The relatives say that though the police have arrested five men, they haven’t slapped charges of rape, murder, kidnapping, POCSO and destruction of evidence on them in the FIR. Moreover, the president of the resident’s welfare association in the area had been receiving calls to withdraw the complaint.

The girl went missing after her job training in Connaught Place on 16 January 2019. After her relatives lodged a missing person’s complaint at Connaught Place Police Station, they were told that she was found injured in Karol Bagh and was admitted to Lady Hardinge Hospital.

By the time they reached Lady Hardinge Hospital, the girl had been moved to Safdarjang Hospital.

DCW chief Swati Maliwal has issued a notice to the police and has asked for reasons why the relevant charges were not pressed. The Commission pulled up the police for not intimating it about the horrific incident. It has also sought details of police personnel who tried intimidation techniques so that the complaint could be withdrawn.

The girl’s statement could not be recorded as she succumbed before regaining enough strength to talk with the police. The police said they had received information about the injured girl on the morning of January 17 but there were no eyewitnesses.

Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal said that the Commission will provide full support to the victim’s family.

“Crimes against women and girls are growing in the Capital. This girl went through unbearable suffering before succumbing to her injuries. She was from a very poor background and her father had already expired a few years back. The Commission shall leave no stone unturned to seek justice for her. We will also file an application in the court to seek victim compensation for the family,” she said.

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4 arrested for sexual assault of spa employee

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Delhi Police captured four individuals after a worker of a spa center in Delhi’s Pitampura claimed she was molested and sexually exploited by its manager and a client.

A 22-year-old woman complained of rape in a spa center at Delhi’s Pitampura on Thursday.

Authorities from Maurya Enclave police station hurried to the spot and started the examination.

“On August 4, a PCR call was gotten at PS Maurya Enclave in regards to rape with a lady at a Spa Center, Pitampura Delhi. The police promptly arrived at the spot (the ocean spa center) where a victim aged 22 years along with her husband were present external the spa center and complained in regards to rape on her by the manager of the spa center and client,” said police.

She was sent to the hospital for her clinical assessment. A counselor from DCW visited her.

“She expressed that on June 30 she joined the spa on August 4 at around 6 p.m. one client came there along with the manager Rahul and requested sexual favors. Rahul offered her a soft drink, after drinking it she felt tipsy and both raped her,” said police.

A case under Sections 354A/328/376 D of IPC was registered and both the accused persons were arrested.

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Gold medalist boxer became a robber in Delhi, arrested with two companions

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A burglary group has been busted in Delhi. A boxer was likewise remembered for this posse, who has additionally won gold decorations in certain contests. This posse of three individuals used to complete stealing from Baba Haridas Nagar of Delhi.

The group had looted a lady’s mobile phone in Baba Haridas Nagar on August 1. when the lady was getting back from work. The lady had let in her protest know that three unidentified individuals who had come on the motorcycle grabbed her mobile phone and took off. The police began the examination of the matter. Some CCTVs were additionally checked and individuals around were likewise addressed.

Then, at that point, on August 4, two individuals wandering in a similar region were gotten by the police. The first gave his name as Ankit (age 19 years) who hails from Jhajjar, Haryana. The other’s name is Shivam Kumar who lives in Sainik Enclave. He is additionally 19 years of age. The third is being told as a minor. The person who is there Ankit is a boxer. During interrogation, a stolen cell phone was also recovered from them.

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Unclaimed Bag, Tiffin Box in Delhi’s Rohini Spark Alarm But Nothing Suspicious Found

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An unclaimed bag was found in Rohini region in delhi on Thursday, sending the security organizations like the special cell and bomb detection team soon to reach the spot and launched an investigation, police said.

After a careful review of the area, nothing suspicious was tracked down.

As per authorities, An unclaimed bag was tracked down in the parking lot close to DC Chowk, Rohini Sector-9.

A bomb identification and removal crew and sniffer canines had looked through the area, but it turned out to be a false alarm.

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