HYDERABAD: Four engineering students and a hookah parlour owner were arrested on Thursday for allegedly raping a 16-year-old diploma student in Ghatkesar recently. As she was on a high after smoking hookah and consuming alcohol, one of the students violated her.
The Rachakonda police said the victim and three culprits, Harish, Sameer and Hemanth, were from the same college in Ghatkesar. Ajay, another accused, was from a different engineering college, while Abbas operates the hookah parlour.On November 2, the victim and the four students went to Abbas’ hookah parlour in Ghatkesar.
According to police, Abbas switched off the CCTV cameras and also erased a portion of the footage of the recordings at the parlour.