Berhampur, Jan 29 (LocalWire) Police on Tuesday arrested two persons for allegedly raping a 28-year-old woman after murdering her husband four days ago at Baliguda in Kandhamakl district.
The accused duo had also allegedly raped a 25-year-old widow in the same area, the same night.
Accused Arjuna Bagh (21) and Rujit Behera (18) were forwarded to the court, said Baliguda police station inspector-in-charge Ramakant Patra.
Medical test of both accused were done before forwarding them to the court, police said.
On Jan 25, the duo forcibly entered the house of Pankaj Bidhani (30) and allegedly beat him to death.
Pankaj’s wife was reportedly raped while she was trying to save him.
After dumping Pankaj’s body in the nearby jungle on the outskirts of the village, the duo forcibly entered into the house of a 25-year-old widow, near the house of the deceased and allegedly raped her, police said.