NEW DELHI: A medical student in her twenties, who was traveling with her male friend in a whiteline bus from Munirka to Uttam Nagar area in west Delhi, was allegedly gang-raped by a group of men inside the moving bus and thrown off the vehicle near Mahipalpur in south Delhi on late Sunday night.
The woman’s friend is an engineering pass-out and works for a private firm.
The girl and the boy were reportedly returning after watching a movie at a theatre in Select City Walk mall in Saket area of south Delhi.
They took an auto till Munirka and then boarded the whiteline bus from the bus stop to go to Uttam Nagar area near Palam where they reside.
The girl was gang-raped by people including the staff of the bus even as the driver drove around the city and her friend was brutally assaulted.
The duo were then stripped and dumped from the moving bus near Mahipalpur flyover.
The girl and the boy raised an alarm and the cops arrived. They were taken to the AIIMS Trauma Center for medical help.
The girl was shifted to Safdarjung Hospital later. Her condition is stated to be critical. She has abrasions and head injuries apart from the sexual assault injuries.
The police have registered a case of gang rape under section 376 G at Vasant Vihar police station and are investigating the matter.