Hyderabad: Two men raped their friend’s wife who was alone at home as her husband was out of station. The incident came to light after the victim disclosed the matter to her husband who lodged a complaint with Kukatpally police against his two friends on Saturday.

Police registered a case and arrested the accused.

To meet him, two of his friends—Ahmed (42) and Rajaiah (43) came to the apartment where they found the woman alone. The two men sexually assaulted her and also threatened her of severe consequences if she disclosed the incident to anyone.

Police said the victim’s husband works as a watchman at an apartment located behind old Shivalayam temple in Kukatpally. To meet him, two of his friends—Ahmed (42) and Rajaiah (43) came to the apartment where they found the woman alone. The two men sexually assaulted her and also threatened her of severe consequences if she disclosed the incident to anyone.

After her husband returned home, she told him about the rape and then they complained at the KPHB police. Police took the two accused into custody on Saturday after filing a case against them.