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Student facing rape at knife-point speed-dials friend

NYOOOZ 2017-11-10 00:00:00

Summary: After a couple of drinks, he went to her home, which was a stone’s throw away from his friend’s house. The police learned that Sharath had visited a friend’s house in the locality on Sunday. A 19-year-old engineering student was sexually assaulted by a cab driver while she was alone in her house at Soladevanahalli early on Monday. The teen, a third semester student in a private college, lives with with her sister. That night, she was alone at home as her sister was out of town for a job interview.


A 19-year-old engineering student was sexually assaulted by a cab driver while she was alone in her house at Soladevanahalli early on Monday. The teen, a third semester student in a private college, lives with with her sister. She was roused from her sleep around 2 a.m. on Monday by insistent knocking on the door , As Reported By Hindu.

According to the Newspaper,That night, she was alone at home as her sister was out of town for a job interview. When she opened the door, a man — whom the police later identified as Sharath — barged inside. He overpowered and gagged her. In her statement to the police, she said that the intruder pulled out a knife and threatened to kill her if she shouted for help. “He then proposed to her at knife-point,” said a police officer. The girl noticed that her cellphone was within reach.

Source: http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/student-facing-rape-at-knife-point-speed-dials-friend/article20046851.ece