Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.


Thank you for
taking the pledge

Vote responsibly as each vote counts
and makes a diffrence


Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
LIVE TV DownloadNews18 App
News18 English

Lok Sabha Elections 2019Exit Poll Results

All India Figures

Assembly Elections 2019 Exit Poll Results

1-min read

Five Arrested for Raping 5-year-old in Assam

The police launched a manhunt during which all the five persons, including three minors, were arrested.


Updated:December 16, 2018, 6:17 PM IST
Five Arrested for Raping 5-year-old in Assam
Representative image.
Diphu/Assam: A five-year-old girl was allegedly raped by five persons in Assam's Karbi Anglong district and all the accused were arrested on Sunday.

The girl was picked up by five persons from her aunt's home at Chirkangnap village on Saturday morning.

"She was then taken to a nearby jungle and five persons raped her. After committing the crime, they threatened the girl of dire consequences if she informed anyone," a police officer said.

The culprits then fled the scene.

Some villagers found her in an unconscious state and took her to a hospital, where medical examination confirmed that she had been raped, the police said.

After she regained consciousness on Sunday morning, the girl narrated the incident to her family members and villagers, who filed a complaint at Diphu police station.

The police launched a manhunt during which all the five persons, including three minors, were arrested.
| Edited by: Anu Parthiban
Read full article
Next Story
Next Story

Also Watch


Live TV

Countdown To Elections Results
  • 01 d
  • 12 h
  • 38 m
  • 09 s
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results