In a horrific incident that has come to light, a 15-year-old girl in Maharashtra's Thane district was gang-raped by 29 people, including 2 minors, for several months between January and September.
The accused had been using videos of the repeated assault to blackmail and rape her again. The incident came to light when the minor victim approached the Manpada police station in Dombivali on Wednesday night.
Additional Commissioner of Police, Dattatray Karale said, “The victim approached the Manpada Police station and narrated the ordeal she had been going through for past nine months. She has named 29 persons involved in the sexual assault on her which happened between January and September 22 this year.”
The police have zeroed in on the spots where the victim was assaulted and forensic teams have also been called in for investigation.