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NEW DELHI (Web Desk) – Indian capital, New Delhi, which often receives criticism for unprecedented rape cases is once again under the fire for two separate incidents in which two minor girls have been gang-raped and culprits still remain to be arrested in one case.


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According to media reports both the victim girls have suffered severe injuries and are in critical condition.

In the first case a two-and-a-half-year-old girl was raped allegedly by two men who abducted her on a motorbike from outside her house in Nangloi area on Friday. Neighbours later found her lying unconscious at a nearby park. She was profusely bleeding.

The same day, another five-year-old was raped allegedly by three men in Anand Vihar area. The girl was reportedly alone at home when one of the accused, her neighbor, took her to his house and then allegedly raped her along with his friends.

All three culprits involved in this case have been apprehended by the police.

The girls have suffered severe damage to their private parts and have bites marks on their bodies, said Swati Maliwal, the chairperson of Delhi Commission for Women.

“Woke up to 2 incidents of gangrape of a 2.5 year old n 5 year old. Bleeding not stopping for 2.5 year old. On way to Sanjay Gandhi Hospital (sic),” she had posted on Twitter.