Nine man allegedly raped three sex workers. The incident took place in a farmhouse. The three victims were picked up from Delhi, police said on Wednesday. Most of the accused are private security guards, one is a cab driver. Seven out of the accused have been apprehended. The case reported to the police at around 5 am.
The complainant along with two of her friends said that they were waiting at the Lajpat Nagar Metro Station in Delhi on Tuesday. While they were waiting for their client there, two men in Swift Dzire, an ola cab arrived there at around 11.30 pm.
''A deal was struck between them at Rs 3,000 per client and the women were told that they would have to come to Noida Sector 18 and there would be two more men along with the duo. Rs 3,600 in advance was paid to them,"
Vaibhav Krishna, Senior Superintendent of Police, Gautam Buddh Nagar, told reporters.
Later that the women were taken to a farmhouse in sector 135. Seven other men arrived at the farmhouse. To which the women disagreed and asked the man in the cab to take them back to Delhi.
''They were then raped by the men and later, on their plea, one of the accused agreed to drop them near the main road from where they contacted emergency police number 100 at 5 am and the matter came to light,"
Shortly after getting the report, officers from the Expressway Police Station reached out the women. A file as per the complaint has been lodged under the Indian Penal Code sections 376 (gangrape).
''The woman also told police that they were thrashed by the men and the money that was paid to them as advance was forcibly taken back, while they were made no more payment,"
As per the complaint lodged, police have apprehended seven of the accused.They have been identified as Akhilesh Yadav, Lovlesh Yadav, Bhola Yadav, Anjan Yadav and Rajesh Yadav of Rae Bareli, Satish Pal of Hardoi and Rajkumar Maurya of Shahjahanpur.
Amongst the accused, Lokesh Yadav worked as a security guard at the same farmhouse, which is owned by Motor Transport Department in Delhi.
''The farm house has been sealed under CrPC section 102 (power of police officer to seize certain property"