Gurgram: On Saturday morning, at least five persons were booked for allegedly molesting, abusing, and assaulting a 40-year-old woman in Chakkarpur while feeding stray dogs. Police said they had identified the suspects from CCTV footage, and they would be arrested soon, said police.
She said she was pushed and fell on the road. Seeing her lying on the road, her son, younger sister, and brother came to rescue her, but the suspects attacked them too. “I called the police control room, after which a police team reached the spot and recorded my statement,” she said.
Pawan Kumar, station house officer of Sector 29 police station, said that they had registered a case under sections 147 (riot), 148 (rioting, armed with a deadly weapon), 323 (assault), 354(assault or criminal force on woman with intent to outrage her modesty) and 506 (criminal intimation) of the Indian Penal Code at the Sector 29 police station.
“We have identified one person and are scanning CCTV footage to identify the others. The suspects will be arrested soon,” he said.
Kumar said they had got the victim’s medical examination conducted, and she was discharged after first aid.