In a shocking incident, the Police on Thursday arrested at least 11 persons from Buldhana area of Maharashtra in connection with the alleged rape of 12 minor tribal girls. All these girls were students of the Ninadhi Ashram school.
These minors were reportedly raped by the accused while returning home for Diwali holidays.
Seven out of the 11 arrested are reports to be teachers and the remaining four are the other staffers of the school.
If reports are to be believed, three out of the total 12 tribal girls, who are in the age group of 12-14 years, are pregnant.
A special investigation team has been was constituted to probe the matter.