The police of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh investigate an attack by robbers on seven of the eight people who went on a journey. Four women raped by the attackers and accompanied them a man was shot.
This crime, which was committed on the night of may 25 on the highway in the district of Gautambudhnagar, wrote on Thursday the newspaper the Hindustan Times.
Victims of criminals has become a family traveling from suburbs of the greater Noida Gevara in Bulandshahr minibus model Maruti Suzuki Eeco. Around 1:30, the attackers threw on the road spikes, which hit the car of the victims. After flat tires, the driver did not stop and drove to a wayside hut. When members of this family began to get out of the car, they were attacked by six armed criminals who robbed travelers and then raped the women.
Accompanying a man named Shaquille Qarshi tried to intercede for relatives, and the perpetrators shot him with a pistol. Bullying victims lasted several hours.
The victims claimed to have been gang-raped, but the results of the medical examination is not received yet, writes India Today.
Uttar Pradesh is the largest state of India with a network of motorways, the largest total length. Thus, according to the 2014 statistics, 80% of all «road» crimes are committed in the territory of Uttar Pradesh, and for the last year in India was recorded 84 thousand robberies and thefts.