A 45-year old woman was allegedly raped in front of her nephew who was also forced to sexually assault her in Rajasthan's Alwar district, police said on Saturday. The accused also shot a video of the incident and circulated it following which an FIR was registered, they said.
Of the six people named in the FIR, the police have caught five including two minors and efforts are on to nab the sixth accused, deputy Superintendent of Police Kushal Singh said.
Those arrested have been identified as Aasam alias Ghunta (35) -- the main accused, Sahud (19) and Waris (25). Two minors have been apprehended while the search for the sixth accused -- Imran is on, police said. SP Bhiwadi Ram Moorty inspected the spot of the alleged crime on Saturday and interrogated the accused.
The incident occurred in a hilly area close to the border under Tijara Police Station in Bhiwadi on September 14 when the woman along with her 25-year-old nephew was returning home after giving some money to her relative in a nearby village
The accused caught hold of them near the hills and while one of them, identified as Aasam, raped the woman, others molested her. The accused also tied the hands of her nephew and later forced him to sexually assault the woman.
“They also shot a video clip of the incident and threatened to circulate if they informed anyone about the incident, “ the deputy SP said.