The Bhopal Police has arrested an 81-year-old retired college professor and his 60-year-old businessman friend for allegedly gang-raping the latter’s domestic help.
The victim claimed that Shiv Narayan Pandey had secretly filmed her while taking a shower and was black mailing and exploiting her for the past year. (Representational Image)
An 81-year-old retired college professor and his 60-year-old businessman friend have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping the latter’s domestic help in Bhopal.
According to the police, the accused have been identified as Devendra Pandey, a retired college professor who writes poetry, and Shiv Narayan Pandey, a security agency owner. The incident occurred on August 8 at a farmhouse owned by Shiv Narayan Pandey.
The woman, 38, is a resident of Sehore district and used to work as a domestic help at Pandey’s farmhouse. The victim’s husband was employed with the security agency and she had been working at the farmhouse for the last 21 years, the police said.
According to the victim’s complaint, Shiv Narayan Pandey and Devendra Pandey took turns raping her at the farmhouse. The victim also alleged that Shiv Narayan Pandey had raped her on multiple occasions in the past.
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The victim claimed that the accused had secretly filmed her while taking a shower and was blackmailing and exploiting her for the past year.
On Sunday, the victim told her husband about the incident and they approached the police.
Both the accused have been arrested under charges of gang rape and sent to judicial custody.
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