Woman allegedly raped in Bengaluru five-star hotel, Tamilnadu based Businessman on the run

Dr B Thomas (Special correspondent)



he Cubbon park police are on the lookout for a Tamil Nadu based businessman who allegedly raped a 35-year-old software engineer after inviting her to a hotel room situated in Central business district on the pretext of business talk on last Saturday.

Senior officer told reporters, according to complaint filed by the victim,she stated that the accused was known to her for many years.She met the accused on August 6 in a hotel.

The woman wanted to develop an application related to OTT and had approached the accused, a businessman in Tamilnadu,to invest in her new venture.When she met in the hotel room he took advantage of the situation and allegedly abused her.

The woman was under the shock and after recovering she filed a complaint with the police on August 10,four days after the alleged incident took place.

The cubbon park police have subjected her for the medical test and a special team is formed to nab the accused who is hiding in Tamil Nadu.

Senior officers visiting the hotel and the room where the accused stayed they got confirmation that the woman had been to his room.The CCTV footage verified her visit.

The woman staying in East Bengaluru is married and has two children.She is into the film field working in a technical team.Once we catch the accused we will get to know more details about the incident,said a senior officer.

A case has been registered in Cubbon park police station and a special team has been formed and are working on it he added.