College girl, male friend forced to undress; complaint lodged after obscene pics made viral

Kendrapara: After a brief lull, yet again obscene pictures of a college girl surfaced on social media after she was sexually assaulted by unidentified miscreants near Pentha Sea Beach in Rajnagar area of Kendrapara district.

The matter came to light after the family of the girl lodged a complaint with the Rajnagar police Friday night.

As per the complaint, the incident occurred on Pahili Raja when around seven to eight youths caught hold of the girl and her male friend on the Beach and later attempted to rape her.

The youths then ripped off her clothes and attacked her friend and recorded the whole act on their mobile phones before fleeing with their motor cycle, the complaint stated.

The girl’s father further claimed that one of the accused had called her yesterday threatening her of dire consequences if she reveals the matter to anyone.

“Last night at around 10pm, the girl’s father in his complaint stated that she along with her friend was misbehaved and thrashed by a group of miscreants. Later, the miscreants forced the duo to strip. They then clicked pictures of the whole act and made it viral on social media,” said Sukant Patra, Rajnagar IIC.

Patra further informed, “A case has been registered against the youths. All the accused will be identified and arrested soon. Further investigation into the incident is on.”