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Sep 16, 2013 at 08:59am IST

Mumbai: Youth brutally beaten up for trying to protect his sister from molesters

Mumbai: In a shocking incident in Mumbai, a youth was brutally beaten up by a group of minor boys when he tried to stop them from molesting his sister.

The youth has been admitted to a hospital and his condition is said to be critical. Two of the accused have been arrested.

"They whistle at me. They harassed me. They threaten me. I am very scared. I have stopped going out," the girl said.

All the accused are believed to be minors. The incident took place in the Kandivili area of Mumbai. The group of boys allegedly have been harassing the girl for months now. The boys also threatened the girl.

"My cousin told the boys not do what they were doing. That time they did not say anything. But 3-4 days ago, they found him alone. They had knives and rods and they beat him up," victim's family said.