Guwahati: In a recent development, six accused have been arrested by police in connection with the alleged gang-rape of two women in Karimganj district of Assam on Friday night.
The accused were identifies as Ahad Uddin, Anwar Hussain, Suman Ali, Samsul Uddin, Abu Bakkar and Amir Ali.
The two sisters were allegedly gang-raped in Karimganj’s Neelam Bazaar on Friday. The incident occurred when they were on their way back home after visiting their mother in hospital.
It is known that, the girls had rented a car for their journey, where midway, the driver took them to an isolated pace which was under construction and imprisoned them, following which they were sexually assaulted by five other men.
The victims narrowly escaped in the wee hours of Saturday morning and registered a complaint in Bazarichara police station.
Based on the complaint lodged by the victims, police launched an investigation at the site and seized objectionable items and also arrested three accused person on Saturday.