London: In a shocking  revelation, data released y by the government shows that 72,000 males are raped and sexually assaulted in UK every year, whether reported or not. Report mentions that  there were 2,164 rape and sexual assaults against males aged 13 or over recorded by the police in the year ending September 2013.

Government has decided to commit £500,000 over the next financial year to provide services, like advice and counseling, to help male victims. The fund announced will also support historic victims who were under 13 at the time of the attack.