Staff Reporter

NEW DELHI: A 23-year-old woman was criminally assaulted allegedly by her brother-in-law and his four friends at Samaipur Badli here over the weekend. The police have arrested him and two of his friends.

According to the police, the incident took place around 10-30 p.m. on Friday night when the woman was alone in the house as her husband was away at work in a factory. She alleged that her brother-in-law and his friends forced themselves on her.

The victim narrated the whole incident to her husband, following which they lodged a complaint with the police on Saturday. The police registered a case and arrested the victim’s brother-in-law and two others.

In another case, a 17-year-old girl was criminally assaulted allegedly by her brother-in-law at Sangam Vihar here on Sunday afternoon. The victim lodged a complaint with the police in the evening. Her medical examination confirmed that she had been assaulted, following which a case was registered and the accused arrested.

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