The police has registered a case under Indian Penal Code (IPC) Sections 357 and 376 and arrested the accused from his friend's house. (Representative image)
Exactly four years after the infamous December 16 gang rape in the Indian capital, a girl was allegedly raped in a moving car in South Delhi,
The 20-year-old girl, who is from Noida, had come to Delhi in search of a job.
According to news agency ANI, the accused was driving a rental car bearing a Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) sticker and has been arrested by the police.
The girl was reportedly waiting for the bus at around 9 pm last night near All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) after searching for a job the whole day.
A Maruti car stopped by and the driver offered her to drop to Noida, ANI reported.
At around 11 pm to 12 am, the driver allegedly molested and raped the 20-year-old. The girl managed to escape and reached the police van patrolling the area,
The police van took the victim to the police station and a medical check-up was conducted. The accused driver had fled from the spot after leaving the car.
The police has registered a case under Indian Penal Code (IPC) Sections 357 and 376 and arrested the accused from his friend's house
(WION with inputs from ANI)