Mysuru: A woman was gangraped by four unidentified assailants in Mysore of Karnataka on Wednesday. The shocking incident happened when she was on her way to home from work. Also Read - CM Yediyurappa Rules Out Imposing Lockdown in Karnataka Now, Calls All-party Meet on April 18
The survivor was attacked by the assailants in Lingambudhi Palya, which falls on the outskirts of the city, as her boyfriend stopped the motorbike to relieve himself. A report in News18 claimed that she was dragged away from the main road and sexually assaulted. Her boyfriend was bludgeoned with a stone as he tried to stop them. Also Read - Karnataka: Not In Position to Impose Complete Lockdown in State, Says Health Minister Sudhakar
Currently, both are admitted to a government hospital. Their condition is said to be stable. Also Read - COVID-19: Karnataka to Go Ahead With University Exams, Academic Activities, Says Deputy CM
A probe in connection with the case has been launched by Mysore district police. Eight special teams have been deployed by SP Amit Singh to nab the accused, the report claimed.
Meanwhile, the statement of the survivor has been recorded by the police. In her complaint, she revealed that the accused were under the influence of alcohol when they were attacked. She also added that the four fled the spot after committing the crime.