Five men were arrested on Friday for sexually assaulting a 30-year-old man and stealing his car, allegedly after he failed to repay ₹2 lakh he had borrowed from one of them, police said on Saturday.
According to police, the victim, who is also the complainant in the case, was dining with a friend at a restaurant in Sector 29 on the night of November 4. The five suspects drove there and forced him into their vehicle. They took him to Manesar, forced him to consume alcohol and then sexually assaulted him, police said. The suspects as well as the complainant are taxi drivers by profession, police said.
The suspects also broke the plaintiff’s mobile phone and took the money he had in his pocket, in addition to stealing his car, police said.
The suspects then dropped off the complainant at AIIMS Delhi and fled, police said. The complainant was later discharged after being treated, police said.
AIIMS Trauma Center staff notified Gurugram Police of the incident and an FIR under Sections 323 (willful injury), 365 (kidnapping), 377 (unnatural offences) and 395 (dacoity) a was registered at the DLF police station in Sector 29 on 5 November. .
Gurugram Police Public Relations Officer Subhash Boken said further investigation was underway.