Rourkela, Oct 31 (LocalWire): Three youths were arrested on charge of raping a girl in a forest at Kuanrmunda near here, police said today.
The incident occurred on Tuesday night when the boyfriend of the girl asked her to reach at a particular place near a jungle to which she agreed and reached there with her friend.
As she was talking to her boyfriend, two of his accomplices dragged both the girls into the jungle.
While the girl’s friend managed to escape, she was forcibly taken deeper into the jungle and the trio sexually assaulted her throughout the night before letting her to go in the morning.
After being informed about the crime, her family members lodged a police complaint. On the basis of the complaint, the trio was arrested, police said.
IIC, Biramitrapur Anand Majhi said “we have taken the accused persons into custody but to say anything at this moment will hamper the investigation process.”
The girl was discharged after undergoing treatment at the hospital at Biramitrapur, Majhi said investigation was continuing.