Keonjhar, June 25 (LocalWire): A class X student was gang raped late Monday night under the Joda police station area in Keonjhar district. Police have detained six men.
According to police, around 2 am, six youths accosted the girl who was sitting in a field with a relative.
They asked the male relative to call their uncle, whom the two were visiting.
When the boy went to call his uncle, the youths dragged the girl to an isolated place, about 50 metres away and took turns to rape her.
After the boy returned with his uncle, they could not find the girl.
After a frantic search they located her in an unconscious state and admitted her to a hospital.
A family member of the victim filed a complaint at Joda police station and officers rushed to the hospital today morning. They later detained six people.
SP Keonjhar, J N Pankaj, said, ‘six accused have been detained and interrogation is on. The accused will be behind the bars soon.’
SDPO, Barbil, D Bagh said, ‘The girl is under treatment. We are investigating the incident.’