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Two arrested for raping BPO employee in Bengaluru

Bengaluru Police sources revealed that the BPO employee was waiting at a Madiwala bus stand, looking for a ride back to her PG accommodation from her workplace, when two men in a tempo traveller offered her a ride.

Written by Santosh Kumar R B | Bengaluru | Updated: October 7, 2015 4:06 am
Bangalore, Bengaluru rape, bpo rape, bangalore rape case, bpo employee rape After boarding the vehicle, the victim was allegedly threatened with a knife and the vehicle driven towards east Bengaluru.

A STICKER on the back of the mini bus that she was raped in and three digits of the vehicle’s registration number that she remembered helped the Bengaluru police arrest the two men who allegedly sexually assaulted a BPO employee in the city.

According to the police, the victim, who hails from Madhya Pradesh, was waiting for an autorickshaw near her workplace in Bommanahalli around 9.30pm on Saturday, when the mini bus offered her a ride.

After she boarded the vehicle, its two occupants, who were reportedly in an inebriated state, held her at knifepoint and allegedly raped her at an isolated spot off the Old Airport Road.

After nearly five hours, she was dropped off at Madivala, where she stays in a paying guest facility.

Police Commissioner N S Megharikh on Tuesday said the two are Suneel Omkarappa (23) and Yogesh Malleshappa (27), both drivers by profession. They have confessed to the crime.

“We will also check if the woman’s employer can be booked for negligence and not following guidelines regarding the safety of women employees,” he said.

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    Manoranjan
    Sep 26, 2016 at 5:45 pm
    I mean to say rapist can't know what there doing.if they know it is a wrong work they can't do that like.I think it is God's blessings for the girl.
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      Suiz zinge
      Oct 6, 2015 at 11:04 am
      World worst country i spit all the this.countries because south indian are so bad bad.then anyone
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        Sreeja
        Oct 6, 2015 at 4:00 pm
        Govt has to give a good punishment for them . their Organs should be cut and life long they should suffer . There is no proper punishment and easly people are escaping ... after drinks man are like canibals and not able to see who is sister and mother . Poor girl after studies came bangalore for a job to help her family . ....
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          Amit
          Oct 7, 2015 at 9:47 am
          Many young girls are virtually asking for it nowadays by being ignorant of similar incidents in the country everyday by accepting rides from strangers, moving around un-escorted at night, roaming in secluded places with boy-friends, partying and boozing at night and then going home alone, making friends on social networking sites and then going alone to meet those unknown friends.
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            Raj
            Oct 6, 2015 at 5:37 pm
            why did the eimployer didnt arranged the company van
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