Indore: Two girls were allegedly gang-raped by 11 boys here in Madhya Pradesh on February 10.
The women said that they were being threatened by the accused to maintain silence about the horrific incident and hence, it took them eight days to gather the courage to report the incident to the police.
On Saturday, the women were brought to Indore for a medical test, which confirmed the rape.
An FIR was registered against 18 men, 11 of them have been arrested so far. The accused include the grandson of a Congress corporator and the son of a BJP corporator.
Story first published:
February 19, 2012 12:35 IST