Delhi court to hear U.S. woman gang rape case

Last Updated: Tue, Mar 21, 2017 06:45 hrs

[India], Mar. 21 (ANI): A Delhi court will on Tuesday continue its hearing in the American tourist gang rape case.

The Delhi Police have claimed that ample incriminating evidences have been found against the accused and a 5,000 page chargesheet has been prepared containing the names of 50 witnesses.

The Delhi Police have chargesheeted four persons for allegedly gang-raping and committing unnatural sex with an American tourist at a five-star hotel in Connaught Place last year.

The chargesheet against the four accused - Anirudh Singh, a tour guide, Vivek, a hotel employee, Om Prakash, a driver of a tourist bus, and Maqsood Khan, the cleaner of the bus - has been filed in the Patiala House Court. The police had identified the accused with the help of call records available with the hotel.

The complainant had contacted the erstwhile Police Commissioner of Delhi, Alok Verma, on December 3 last year to get the complaint registered.

She has claimed that she was brutalised on March 8 and 9 last year when she had visited India. (ANI)



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