Girl gang-raped in moving bus

New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) A girl in her 20s was gang-raped in a private moving bus here, police said Monday.

The incident took place Sunday night, when the victim and her boyfriend boarded the bus from Munirka to go to Dwarka.

Police said that around five to seven bus crew started misbehaving with the girl a few minutes after she boarded the bus, which was traveling without other passengers.

The victim's boyfriend tried to prevent the men from molesting her, but the men beat him up and sexually assaulted the girl.

The accused then threw the girl and her boyfriend out of the bus near Mahipalpur in south Delhi's Vasant Vihar area.

Both victims were rushed to Safdarjung Hospital by a PCR van. Doctors said the condition of the girl is critical.

Police is yet to record the statement of the victim, but a case has been registered.