SC Directs District Judge Panel To Submit Report On Birbhum Gang-rape Case

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January 27, 2014 AT 11:12 AM
The Indian Supreme Court has directed a district judge panel to submit a report on the Birbhum gang rape case within seven days. A 20-year-old tribal woman was allegedly gang raped last week on the order of the village kangaroo court presided by the village head. He's alleged to have decided to punish the girl for having an affair with a boy from a different community.This is the latest of many rape cases in the country.