Ten men including the son of a local BJP leader were arrested for allegedly raping two sisters in Chhattisgarh's Raipur district, police said on September 1. The incident took place on August 31 night near Bhansoj village when the sisters, accompanied by a man, were returning after celebrating Raksha bandhan festival, said Raipur SSP Prashant Agrawal. The victims, 19 and 16 year old registered a complaint, against the accused.
Courtesy: The Telegraph
PM Narendra Modi celebrated Raksha Bandhan with young girls at his residence in New Delhi. On August 11, PM Modi met with the young girls, daughters of peons, sweepers, gardeners, drivers and others working at PM Office. The young girls tied Rakhi on PM Modi's wrist and spent an afternoon with PM Modi. Later, Modi tweeted, "Greetings to everyone on the special occasion of Raksha Bandhan."
Courtesy: Hindustan Times