“One other accused was arrested at present. Altogether 6 individuals together with 5 principal accused and one Juvenile has been arrested,” Manipur Police stated on Twitter.
In the meantime, Manipur police and central forces have tightened safety throughout the state to forestall any flare-ups.
Police stated they’re making all-out efforts to arrest the remaining culprits by conducting raids at many suspected hideouts.
On Friday, 4 accused who have been allegedly a part of a mob that sexually assaulted three ladies on Might 4 have been remanded to 11-day police custody, even because the opposition raised the difficulty in each Homes of Parliament ultimately forcing early adjournment for the second day in a row.
Native media on Friday reported that a big group of ladies burnt down the home of the principle accused within the case.
Amid renewed requires his resignation and the ruckus in Parliament over a viral video purportedly exhibiting two ladies being paraded within the nude, Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh evaded a query on the demand for him to step down, saying his job was to revive peace to the state and be certain that the perpetrators of the alleged incident within the viral video are delivered to guide.
The Manipur CM stated his authorities will guarantee exemplary punishment for the culprits. “Everyone seems to be outraged for the reason that viral video surfaced. In our society, all ladies are seen as moms and sisters, which is why protests have erupted throughout the state in demand for strict motion in opposition to the accused,” the CM stated.
(With company inputs)