Cuttack: Apprehending the two accused of the minor girl gangrape case within 24 hours of the complaint being registered, Cuttack DCP today stated that the Commissionerate Police is also committed to submitting the charge sheet as soon as possible as well as provide quick relief and due compensation to the victim.
Briefing the media before the accused duo was forwarded to the court today, Cuttack DCP Prateek Singh said, “We’ll try our level best for submitting charge-sheet in this case as early as possible. Immediate relief will also be provided to the victim girl.”
He added, “Our lady officer has already recorded the victim’s statement under 161 CrPC. Also, the statement under 164 CrPC has been recorded. The victim’s medical examination has been done along with the requisite counselling. Prayer has already been made to the DLSA (District Legal Services Authority) for immediate compensation and relief to the victim. Medical examination of the arrested accused has been completed. Three mobile phones have been seized from their possession which will be sent to the forensic lab for further examination. Our scientific team has also collected evidence from the spot.”
“We rescued the girl soon after we received the information. Chauliaganj Police Station has registered the Case No. 353/13.10.2020 under Sections 376 2A, 376 2N, 366, 306 IPC, as well as Section 6 & 12 of POCSO Act against the two arrested persons named Santosh Kumar Behera alias Picky and Rakesh Rout alias Raka,” informed the DCP.