Out to create awareness on trafficking, the five women of an NGO in Jharkhand were allegedly raped by men at gunpoint.
Sources informed that the women had gone to Chochang village in Jharkhand.
They were visiting the area to create awareness on issues such as migration and human trafficking.
The women were part of contingent to perform street plays on these issues.
Police now claims that the group of men arrived on the scene, took them to a nearby forest at gunpoint and raped them.
Police said that they have now identified the culprits while also detaining eight people in this connection.
Police also maintained that the victims did not inform the administration about the incident.
They got the information from sources and identified the culprits while also getting the medical examination of the women completed.>