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Gangrape incident strikes Barpeta

Yet another gangrape incident in Barpeta sends no less sensation across the state on Wednesday. The shocking incident took place inside a house in Howly beside the Barpeta Medical College Hospital where four youths gangraped a 12 year old local girl.

Later she was left under the Howly overbridge. The parents of the victim lodged a complaint before police. The accused are still on the run. The incident assumes significance hardly a week a after a private bus driver and his assistant gangraped a minor girl inside their bus in Goreswar triggering massive protest across the state.

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