Is­raeli tourist ‘gang-raped’ in In­dia, 2 ar­rested

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Two men have been ar­rested af­ter a 25-year-old Is­raeli wo­man was al­legedly gang raped in In­dia’s Hi­machal Pradesh state.

Po­lice said the wo­man mis­took the car for a taxi and boarded it on Sun­day morn­ing in the pop­u­lar town of Manali to go to a neigh­bour­ing district.

She was al­legedly taken to a se­cluded spot and raped there by two men.

Manali is a pop­u­lar Hi­malayan des­ti­na­tion among for­eign­ers tourists.

The wo­man was try­ing to re­unite with her friends in Key­long when she boarded the car, which was car­ry­ing six peo­ple, po­lice said.

“Ar­rest­ing the four men who are ab­scond­ing is our top­most pri­or­ity. We have alerted po­lice in all nearby dis­tricts,’’ po­lice su­per­in­ten­dent Padam Chand said.

The wo­man is be­ing treated in hos­pi­tal. and do­mes­tic

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