A 27-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with the rape and murder of two of her brothers, the state government said on Thursday.
The woman is alleged to have lured them to her house and then tied them up and raped them.
The victims were both sisters.
The two brothers are in the custody of the police, who are investigating the case.
According to the state cabinet, the woman has confessed to the crime and will be prosecuted.
The women are cousins.
‘No way’ to catch rapistsA state government official said the woman had confessed to committing the crime, but denied that it was rape.
“The case has been registered under section 376(B) of the Indian Penal Code.
We are still investigating the facts and are yet to ascertain the motive for the crime,” he said.
He said the girl had been taken to the police station for questioning and the police would take all possible measures to catch the accused.
A local news channel, News 24, quoted police sources as saying the victim was raped at a remote area in the region of Haryana, about 70 km from the capital Delhi.
“The girl has confessed that she was raped by two brothers at the house of the accused on Thursday, and then dragged away and raped her in a remote place.
Police are probing the case,” the report said.