Nine school students arrested on rape charge

Rourkela: The Bisra police today morning arrested nine students of a high school for alleged rape of a minor school girl. All the nine students have been sent for medical examination.

The victim was waylaid by the accused at a secluded place while she was going to her brother-in-law`s house at Keonjharan from her native village of Udus. The accused were at large after assaulting the girl sexually. The family members of the girl lodged complaint with the Bisra police after the girl narrated the entire episode on her return to home. All the nine arrested students were classmates of the Class-10 girl.