Suspects 'confess' to gang-rape and hanging India teenage girls

Three detained suspects have confessed to the gang-rape and slaying of two teenage cousins who were found hanging from a tree in northern India last week, according to local police.

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Senior official visits site where hanged girls were found

Vice president of India's Congress Party Rahul Gandhi visited the site where the teenager's were found hanged. Credit: RTV

A senior Indian official has called for federal police to investigate the gang-rape and hanging of two teenage girls.

Vice president of India's Congress Party, Rahul Gandhi, visited the site where the teenager's were found hanged.

The senior Indian official said, 'The honour of women is invaluable.' Credit: RTV

Gandhi said: "The honour of women is invaluable - there is a need for justice.

"In the end the people who were involved in this should know that in India this will not be tolerated."

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