Uzbek national allegedly gangraped in Indian capital New Delhi

The incident took place in South Delhi's Masoodpur area on March 10, police said. (Representative image, source - Wikimedia Commons) Photograph:( Others )

WION New Delhi, India Mar 15, 2017, 09.43 PM (IST)

A woman from Uzbekistan was allegedly gangraped and assaulted by her former boyfriend in New Delhi on March 10, police said on Wednesday.

The woman alleged in her complaint that she fell unconscious after being beaten up and was gangraped by her boyfriend and four of his friends in her flat on March 10, media reports said. 

The incident took place in South Delhi's Masoodpur area. One person has been arrested, ANI reported.



Media reports said her boyfriend, Anubhav Yadav, has been arrested and a First Information Complaint (FIR) against him registered at South Delhi's Vasant Kunj police station.

A senior police official said she was too scared to approach the police earlier but gathered the courage to approach the police on the suggestion of an acquaintance.