Teen alleges gang rape on I-Day in Odisha, cops arrest four
The girl alleged she was attacked while on her way back home from an Independence day celebration at her college.cities Updated: Aug 18, 2017 00:52 IST
Four people were arrested on Thursday for allegedly raping a teen girl on August 15 while she was on her way back from an Independence Day programme in Odisha’s Ganjam district.
The incident took place near a river in Bhanjanagar when the intermediate student, aged around 17 years, was returning home from her college at Belaguntha, police said.
On the basis of her complaint, four people – aged between 20 and 25 years – were arrested, said the inspector in-charge of Bhanjanagara police station, Aswin Kumar Sahu.
Medical examination of the girl and accused persons was conducted, he added.
First Published: Aug 18, 2017 00:52 IST