Margao: Colva police has registered a case against the four persons accused of raping two minors at the beachside of a seaside town – Benaulim – in South Goa.
A case under Section 419, 354 A, 384, 323, 506(II), 376 r/w 34 IPC, sec 4 , 7 , 11 (v) of POSCO Act, 8 (2) of GC Act was registered against the accused.
The accused identified in the horrific crime are Asif Hateli, Rajesh Mane, Gajanand Chinchinkar and Nitin Yabbal.
Noted women’s right activist Auda Viegas, Founder, Bailancho Ekvott currently counseling the minors told GoaChronicle that the girls were chatting with their two male friends on the waterfront when they decided to go back home. At approximately 3:30 AM, they saw a car on the beach with 4 people standing next to it. They impersonated as cops and threatened the girls while beating up their male friends with rods. They took one girl to the shrubs and the other in the car to sexually assault them. Even after trying to run away from the car, the accused caught up and raped the minors. They even taped the girls and tried to blackmail them for extorting money.