In a shocking crime, the police in Panchkula have arrested a 26-year-old Ola cab driver for allegedly raping a 19-year-old disabled girl of Chandigarh.
While the accused has been identified as Kamal, a resident of Nayagaon, the girl victim is a resident of Chandigarh.
The victim is said to be working in a private firm while also pursuing her studies.
Police sources confirmed that the she she became friends with the cab driver about two weeks ago after travelling in his cab.
It was on Thursday night that the accused allegedly picked her up from Chandigarh and took her to a hotel in Sector 5.
Then the accused allegedly took her to room, gave her intoxicants and raped her.
As he dropped her off in front of her home and fled, the victim could not react by then as she had not returned to her senses by then.
It was the next day that the parents approached the police.
Police also said that medical examination had confirmed rape.>