In a horrific incident, a 35-year-old Indian woman was allegedly abducted and gangraped for almost four hours by three men in a moving auto near the capital late Monday night before being thrown off the vehicle in the early hours of Tuesday.
A passer-by informed the police and they rushed to the spot.
India brought in more stringent laws against sexual offenders after the fatal gang-rape of a student in Delhi in December 2012, but they have failed to stem the tide of violence against women across the country.
The woman was abducted from near her house in Sohna area of Gurugram district around 8.30 p.m. on Monday by three men in a Swift vehicle. "She has been admitted to Yatharth Hospital", said a police official.More news: Seven Sailors Killed as US Navy Destroyer Collides with a Container Ship
"She has been sent for medical examination".
"Some beer bottles were also found from the spot which indicates that the accused persons were inebriated at the time", a senior Greater Noida police officer told PTI.
According to the primary information, the woman, a resident of Bharatpur in Rajasthan, was in Sohna to meet meet a relative.
According to them, the matter is being examined according to the information provided by the victim. The woman has been taken back to Sohna to determine where she was abducted from and where the alleged rape occurred, Kumar added. She is being treated at the hospital.