Gang rape in Keonjhar: woman files police complaint

Bhubaneswar: A 27-year-old woman has been allegedly gang raped by two youths in Keonjhar.

Though the shocking incident occurred on May 6, the matter came to light after the survivor lodged a police complaint in connection with the incident today.

According to reports,  two youths of Chakundlapal village allegedly abducted the victim when she was returning from a religious programme organised in the village.

Later, the accused took the survivor to an isolated place in the forest and allegedly gang raped her in turns.

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“The accused abducted my daughter when she was returning from the programme when the incident occurred. I want those involved in the incident to be punished,” said victim’s mother.

Basing on the complaint filed by the victim, Turumunga police have registered a case. The medical examination of the woman was conducted today while the two accused are absconding.

Special teams have been formed to nab the culprits, police said.

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