On Thursday, the Delhi police have arrested two more people in connection with the alleged molestation of students during a cultural festival at the all-women Gargi College of the Delhi University in the national capital last week.
A total of ten people, between the ages of 18-25 years, were arrested by the Delhi Police on February 12 (Wednesday) in connection with the incident.
Now in a recent development, the Saket Court has released these 10 people on bail. The case has been thoroughly investigated by the police.
Over 11 police teams are dedicatedly working on all aspects of the case. These teams are also looking at the technical details available and visiting various sites in NCR to identify the suspects and investigate the case
The Delhi Police had said. Many people are being questioned and multiple suspects have been identified, the police added. The college authorities have also been spoken to by the investigating teams.
The Delhi Police on February 10 registered a case in connection with the incident. According to Atul Kumar Thakur, DCP (south), a case has been registered under IPC sections 452 (house-trespass after preparation for hurt, assault or wrongful restraint), 354 (assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty), 509 (word, gesture or act intended to insult the modesty of a woman) and 34 (acts done by several persons in furtherance of common intention).
For the uninitiated, on February 6, a group of men broke into the Gargi College during the ‘Reverie’ fest and allegedly groped, harassed and molested the attendees, who claimed that security officials stood watching when the incident took place.
The incident came to light after some students took to Instagram to narrate their ordeal and alleged that security personnel did nothing to control the unruly groups.