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Shamli gangrape: victim was blackmailed by 2 of the accused

The 21-year-old victim of the Shamli gangrape incident has said that she is three- months pregnant after repeatedly being raped over a period of time by two of her friends, who are among the six accused in the case.

india Updated: Jul 27, 2013 16:57 IST

The 21-year-old victim of the Shamli gangrape incident has said that she is three- months pregnant after repeatedly being raped over a period of time by two of her friends, who are among the six accused in the case.

In a second statement recorded before police, the victim said that Irshad and Anis, two of the accused were known to her before.

She alleged that they had earlier raped her and made a video of the act. They had then used the video to blackmail and coerce her and repeatedly raped her for three months. As a result of this she became pregnant, police said.

The girl was reportedly gangraped on June 15 in Shamli by Irshad, Anis and four of their friends, who had stopped the girl outside her house.