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Two sisters subjected to gang-rape

MIRPURKHAS: Two sisters of a scheduled caste community were allegedly subjected to gang-rape by three armed men in Faqeer Ilyas Mangrio village near Aatana Mori in Sindhri taluka on Thursday.

An FIR lodged by the girls` brother said that his sisters, aged 16 and 21 years, had gone to nearby field in the wee hours to answer call of nature when the three men gang-raped them at gunpoint.

The victims told reporters at Civil Hospital Mirpurkhas where were sent for medical check-up that Ali Akbar Shar, Talib Shar and Ahmed Machhi subjected them to gang-rape and torture when they resisted.

Dr Rahila Khaskheli said that preliminary examination showed evidence the sisters had been tortured and raped.

Phuladiyoon police have registered a case against the three accused but made no arrests till late Friday evening.

Source: Dawn