Two Held for Raping Minor

Published: 04th April 2015 06:00 AM  |   Last Updated: 04th April 2015 04:16 AM   |  A+A-

BHUBANESWAR:  The Commissionerate of Police on Friday arrested two youths for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl at Salia Sahi slum here.

The arrested persons were identified as Dinabandhu Murmu (21) and Bhagabat Murmu (21). However, the prime accused Siba is on the run.

The incident occurred on April 1 when the minor girl was returning home. Siba allegedly abducted and took the girl to a deserted location and raped her.

Both Bhagabat and Dinabandhu assisted Siba in the crime, police said. The arrested persons were remanded to judicial custody while search for Siba is on. 

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