Sunday, January 13, 2013

Six men arrested in new Indian 'bus gang rape'

Police show the six arrested gang members covered in hoodies

Despite calls nationwide for a new constitution to protect women's right in India following the new Delhi gang rape in December; a 29-year old woman was attacked on a bus to her village in northern Punjab Friday.

A Police official diclosed the news on conditions of anonymity on Sunday that:

"The gruesome incident happened in a remote village near the city of Amritsar late Friday night. The victim was on way to her village on the bus when the driver and conductor abducted her and took her to an undisclosed location where they and their five accomplices took turns to rape her before dumping her near her village."

Six of the seven gang members have been arrested and a manhunt has been launched to capture the seventh attacker.

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