21-year-old JNU student raped by two Afghan nationals in Delhi

When the victim woke up in the morning, she saw Sulaiman forcing himself on her. She realised that Saleem and Sulaiman had gang-raped her when she was unconscious.

21-year-old JNU student raped by two Afghan nationals in Delhi

A 21-year-old Jawaharlal Nehru University Student was allegedly gangraped by two Afghan nationals in South Delhi’s Green Park area, police said on Friday.

The victim, a second year BA (Honours) student of JNU had gone to a pub in Hauz Khas village last week with her friend she met Twaab Ahmad alias Saleem, 27, an Afghan national.

Saleem who lives in Delhi along with his Afghan friend Sulaiman Ahmadi, 31, on United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) card,befriended the woman and they exchanged their mobile numbers. He invited the the woman and her friend to his house in Green Park for a party, a police officer said.


“When she went to Saleem's house along with her friend, Saleem's three friends-Sulaiman, Siddhant and Pratyusha - were present at his house. While her friend was dropped off at JNU, the girl came back to Saleem's house and they consumed alcohol," the officer said.

When the victim woke up in the morning, she saw Sulaiman forcing himself on her. She realised that Saleem and Sulaiman had gangraped her when she was unconscious.

The woman went back to her hostel in JNU and narrated the incident to her two friends, who immediately took her to the Safdarjung Enclave police station. She was taken to the nearby hospital for medical examination.

On the victim's complaint, an FIR under section 376 (punishment for rape) read with 34 (Acts done by several persons in furtherance of common intention) of the IPC was lodged at the Safdarjung Enclave police station on January 12.

The accused, Saleem - an event manager, and Sulaiman, have been arrested and sent to judicial custody by a court, said the officer.