The Chandigarh Police on Saturday registered a case after a British woman alleged that she had been raped by a staff member of the spa of a leading hotel where she was staying.
The woman, who arrived in Chandigarh on December 19 and was staying in the hotel with a companion, alleged that she was raped by the spa employee when she went for a foot spa service.
The woman is reported to be around 50 years old.
Police officials said a complaint has been filed and the the matter was being investigated.
The accused is on the run.