Gurgaon: A 23-year-old pregnant woman was allegedly raped by an auto driver and his two accomplices in Manesar, police said on Saturday. The incident occurred on May 21, when the woman, who is six months' pregnant, was going for a routine check-up at a hospital in Manesar with her husband on a bicycle, they said. While the couple was returning home, the woman complained that she was uncomfortable on the bicycle, a senior police officer.
- She was six months pregnant and was returning from hospital with husband
- She took an auto when she felt uncomfortable on the bicycle
- Auto driver offered water, she fell unconscious and was raped: police
"The woman's husband told her to take a shared auto to reach home in the nearby village. But she did not return until very late," he said.
The woman and her husband filed a complaint four days after the incident on Friday, at a women's police station, the police said.
The woman, in her police complaint, alleged that she boarded an auto and was offered some water by the driver, after which she fell unconscious and was later raped by three persons, the officer added.
The woman is from Bihar and stays in Manesar with her husband and her minor son.
"A case of gang rape was registered at the Women Police Station, Manesar, against unknown persons. The doctors said the foetus is stable," the officer added.