A group of Seven men has been arrested by the Amboli Police for raping 23-year-old woman who had come with her husband looking for property. One of the accused  is still absconding into this case.

In a shocking incident, a 23-year-old woman was gang-raped by a group of people in Amboli area in Mumbai on Monday night. The woman who was in search of house has come with her husband looking for a property in Amboli. Seven people has been arrested into this case while one is absconding, police said.

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According to the police, on Monday a 23-year-old woman has come with her husband in Shamnagar slum area looking for new house to buy. A local lady who is said to be broker residing in the same area was helping her. As it was night time, both husband and woman stayed at the place of the woman (broker). In the night the eight accused residing in the same area entered into the house and raped her.

After the incident woman along with her husband approach Amboli Police Station and registered a case against the accused. Quick action taken taken by the police and arrested 7 people while one manage to flee. One of the accused has criminal record, said DCP Ashok Dudhe. All the accused were in the age group of 20-25 years.

The 23-year-old woman who is the mother of two children got discharged from the hospital after the test. All the accused have been booked under relevant section of IPC and will be produced in court today