The woman has said the incident took place on May 1 when she went to meet her husband, the official said.
Over 26,700 cases of rape and 27,827 abductions of minor girls registered in Madhya Pradesh in 54 months: Govt
State Home Minister Narottam Mishra gave this information in a written reply to a question submitted by Congress MLA Jitu Patwari.
A school teacher in a village in Indore in Madhya Pradesh was thrashed, tonsured and paraded with his face blackened.
Three men were arrested for allegedly killing an 18-year-old girl after she resisted their rape bid, police in Tikamgarh said.
While the victim's husband fled the scene after being drenched in fuel, the woman lit a match and set herself ablaze.
'It must be ensured that the victim's identity is not disclosed during the process of investigation,' the Commission said.
A total of six persons, including the man who is accused of rape, and five villagers, have been arrested.
Driver of an SUV tried to run over a district court magistrate outside his residence in Madhya Pradesh, police said.