The accused barged into the Holy Cross Study House in RS Naidu Nagar around 11.30 am and allegedly raped the student.
Karnataka DG&IGP Praveen Sood, who has been camping in the city for the last three days, held a meeting with senior district police officers and directed them to maintain law and order.
It is responsibility of government to ensure safety and security 24/7: Karnataka Home Min on Mysuru rape
Answering his critics, he said that he has been in public life for the last four decades and been part of many important legislative committees.
They had become fearless and proceeded to gangrape the girl as none of the couples they targeted earlier had filed police complaints.