4 held for gang-rape, murder of Hyderabad’s Nirbhaya

HYDERABAD: Two truck motorists and their two helpers had been on Friday arrested by the Cyberabad police for the gang-rape and murder of a 27-calendar year-outdated veterinary health practitioner from Shamshabad on the outskirts of Hyderabad. The heinous crime reminded a lot of of the

2012 Nirbhaya gangrape

and has sparked outrage throughout the country.

According to police, the accused dragged the female to an vacant plot in close proximity to the Thondapalli toll plaza in Shamshabad late on Wednesday evening and raped her, one after an additional. One of the accused is believed to have smothered her while raping her so that her screams could be muzzled. She is thought to have suffocated and died.

The gentlemen then took the entire body in a truck to Shadnagar wherever they identified an underpass on the highway. They set the physique ablaze there.

Cyberabad police commissioner VC Sajjanar explained to reporters that the four adult males – lorry motorists Mohammed Areef, 26, and C Chennakeshavulu, twenty, along with two helpers J Shiva and J Naveen – hatched the program to rape the girl when they saw her park her scooter at the toll plaza in Shamshabad on Wednesday evening. The girl took a taxi to Gachibowli and returned to decide on up the scooter at all around 9pm only to discover that a person of the wheels had been deflated. In accordance to police, it was completed by the accused.

Areef then approached the woman on the pretext of serving to her. Shiva took the scooter absent indicating he would have the tyre set. The other three dragged her to an vacant plot nearby and raped her. Shiva also returned and raped her.

The cops explained Areef smothered her since she was screaming for aid and the males had been scared she would be listened to by passersby.

The crime took area concerning 9.35pm and 10pm, they extra. “The males then place the system in the ready truck, drove on the highway for some distance and bought the two petrol and diesel from a petrol pump,” Sajjanar reported. “When they identified an isolated place, they dumped the body there and set it on hearth with the fuel they experienced acquired. We tracked down the accused with the support of human intelligence and CCTV footage.”

The brutal crime drew nationwide condemnation from people today in all walks of life. Congress MP

Rahul Gandhi

“What those people males did to… is yet another darkish reminder of how unsafe we’ve allowed our society to turn out to be by not providing swift and telling justice in these instances..!” tweeted movie persona Farhan Akhtar.

Telugu movie actor Rakulpreet Singh tweeted, “Its high time we as a nation instil fear in people’s minds so no 1 dares to even feel about committing a criminal offense so horrific.”

The victim’s identity has not been unveiled to shield her privacy as for each Supreme Court docket directives on circumstances relevant to sexual assault