In a horrific incident, a woman was raped by a man in Andhra Pradesh’s Visakhapatnam in broad daylight on a footpath. An auto-driver recorded the crime on his mobile phone which he later gave to the police. People are seen walking past while the woman is being assaulted, no one came to her rescuee.
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The incident took place between Railway New Colony and Railway Station at 2 pm and the rapist was identified as 23-year-old Ganji Siva, a truck driver. He has been arrested.
Inspector Ramana told The Indian Express, “The woman had left her home in Vepagunta near Pendurthi on the outskirts of Vizag after a tiff with her husband and had arrived in Vizag on a bus early Sunday. She took shelter under a tree on the pavement when Shiva assaulted her. He is an alcoholic and drug addict.”
He further added:
“The video shows several people passing by but no one stopped to help the woman. Her husband is a labourer and they fought Sunday morning after which she left home and took shelter on the pavement. She has been admitted to KGH.”