A sixth man who was on the bus and has been arrested is in a juvenile home because he is allegedly 17 years old. A bone test will determine if that's correct. But sources in the police say that of the group that was drunk and relentless in attacking the girl and her male friend, he was the most depraved, raping the student twice - once when she was unconscious - and suggesting that she be thrown from the bus after each of the men had sexually assaulted her.
Unless a bone density test proves the teen has lied about his age, his case will be handled at a juvenile court where the maximum sentence would be three years in a reform facility.
An hour after the couple boarded, they were thrown from the bus. The attackers allegedly thought Amanat was dead. "Ladki mar gayi (the girl has died)," they said, according to what the young software engineer who was with Amanat has told the police.
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