IT professional from Bangalore allegedly raped at Kerala resort

Last Updated: Mon, Dec 02, 2013 07:21 hrs

Thiruvananthapuram:  A 40-year old IT professional from Bangalore was allegedly raped at a backwater island resort near Thiruvananthapuram last week; two suspects have yet to be arrested.

The woman had come to the star category resort with a group of colleagues as part of an official trip and she was allegedly assaulted by two persons early on November 28, police said.

According to her complaint with police, two unidentified persons entered her room at around 2.30 am. While one of them restrained her, the other man raped her.

The woman has returned to her home in Bangalore.

Forensic evidence collected from the room had been sent for analysis and phone call details of the guests at the resort at the time of the crime and the staff members were being verified, an inspector, part of the investigating team, said.

The resort is under surveillance and the staff members had been questioned.

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