Police hold fourth suspect over journalist gang-rape

Police in Mumbai have four of five suspects in custody for the gang-rape of a photojournalist in India's financial capital Mumbai.

Protesters outside the court the gang-rape suspects are being held inside in Mumbai. Credit: Reuters.

The two suspects picked up overnight and two others arrested earlier are likely to face prosecution under a strict new law that sets the maximum prison term for rape at 20 years.

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5 held over Mumbai gang-rape

Five men have been arrested after a 22-year-old female photojournalist was gang-raped while her male colleague was tied up and beaten in the Indian city of Mumbai, local police said.