Gang rape accused arrested
The city police today arrested seven members of a nine-member gang who gang raped a minor girl and engaged her in prostitution.
On information, the Chandrayangutta police arrested Abdul Shakeel Rahman (21), Mohd Basheer Khan (21), Mohd. Mahboob (21), Mohd Hameed (25), Mohammed Azher Khan (23), Ms Fouzia Begum (35) all of them hailing from Hafezbaba Nagar and Ms Fareeda Khatoon (42) of Jahanuma for the offence, according to police.
The victim had left her house without any intimation to the family members to meet Adbul Shakell Rahman at Hafezbaba Nagar at 1700 hrs on April 4.
Five members of the gang had raped her one after one till mid night at a vacant house in the same area.
Later they let off the victim. The accused Mohammed Azher Khan took her and dropped her at the house of Ms Fouzia Begum while the victim proceeded to Aliya garden in the same area.
Ms Fouzia Begum also engaged two customers and conducted prostitution with the victim at her residence.
The victim stayed there for two days and thereafter the accused Feroz Khan (absconding) handed over her to Ms Fareeda Khatoon at Teegalakunta .
The accused Fareeda Khatoon also conducted prostitution with the victim girl by engaging two unknown customers and earned money.
The victim stayed in the house of Fareeda Khatoon for two days, and had been in touch with her mother, but reluctant to come home.
Later, the victim's brother and his friends made a phone call to Ms Fareeda Khatoon and stated that they required one call girl. She asked them to come near Charminar.
Accordingly, the accused brought the victim to the said place, and the victim was traced on April 10. Later the victim revealed all the story, police said.
The accused were produced before the Court today for judicial remand, police added.
(Posted on 13-04-2014)