NEW DELHI- A man from Manipur, his wife and his sister were allegedly assaulted by a group of people in southeast Delhi’s Sunlight Colony area, police said on Saturday.
According to media report “The Police learned that the man, his wife and his sister were dropping a friend home on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday”.
“On the way, three strangers, including a woman, approached them and asked them to help book an Uber ride for Munirka as their phone batteries had run out,” a police officer said.
While waiting for the ride to be confirmed, one of the accused started abusing and insulting the man and assaulted his wife and his sister, the official said.
The man said the accused had passed lewd remarks on his sister and wife of which he objected, according to police.
The accused turned violent and called a few more people to the spot, who attacked him, his wife and his sister, they said.
A case has been registered under relevant legal provisions, and the police are actively working to apprehend the accused individuals.
Teams have accessed footage from CCTV cameras from the area and trying to apprehend the accused, the police said.