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Dec 27, 2012 at 10:02am IST

Delhi: Now, 42-year-old Jaipur woman gangraped, one accused detained

New Delhi: There has been yet another gangrape in Delhi. A 42-year-old woman from Jaipur was allegedly gangraped by three people on Wednesday night in South Delhi. The police registered a case on Wednesday night against three people, out of which one person, identified as Dilip Verma, has been reportedly detained.

Delhi Police spokesperson Rajan Bhagat said Verma was picked up from Agra and he is being brought to Delhi for interrogation. He claimed that he knows the victim for five years. Three teams have been formed and are raiding several places to catch the other two accused.

Reports indicate she called a friend after being dumped at Kalkaji, who took her to a police station. The police registered a case of rape after the victim was given medical assistance and examined.

Police said the victim had gone to Vrindavan on December 22 and was returning home on Wednesday. She met Verma there and he accompanied her in a car to her hometown.On the way, Verma's two friends joined them.

"She told us that she was gagged, sedated and raped by the trio. They took turns to rape her.A medical examination has confirmed rape," a senior police official said. Police said she was conscious and taken to AIIMS where she is undergoing treatment.

(With additional information from PTI)