On the evening of Diwali, two sisters were allegedly gang-raped in Karimganj’s Neelam Bazaar.
Both sisters were on the way from Tripura to visit their mother who was admitted to Silchar Medical College and Hospital. The crime happened when they were on their way back home. The girls had rented a car for their return journey, midway the driver took them to an isolated place under construction and imprisoned them, following which, they were sexually assaulted by five other men.
Based on informations, the police started an investigation at the site of the incident and seized a lot of objectionable items. Police arrested one suspect identified as Abdul Ahad in this connection. A hunt is on to arrest the five other culprits.