Kerala Police have taken three people into custody for brutally assaulting a 75-year-old woman, reports ANI news. The police while being tightlipped on the incident, have registered a case under sections of rape and said the probe has begun.
According to the police, the incident took place on Sunday afternoon, when the aged woman was at her friend’s house, close by her home. The woman had been promised tobacco to chew and was brought to her neighbour’s house, where the incident took place.
After a while, the bleeding woman was brought back to her home and was later taken to a nearby hospital. From there she was moved to the private medical college at Kolenchery and an emergency operation was performed as doctors are closely monitoring her condition which is said to be serious.
The Kerala Women’s Commission has also suo moto registered a case.