Kendrapada: Police on Sunday arrested two accused in the kidnap and gang rape case which took place on January 13 in Araji village under Pattamundai police limits.
The incident took place when the minor girl was going to her uncle’s house at Thakur Patna village. She was waylaid by four youths who were picnicking at a nearby forest.
The youths forced her to consume a drink laced with intoxicants and raped her in a Bolero vehicle. Later she was left alone on the way and the miscreants threatened her not to disclose about the incident to anyone.
Later her family members came to know about the matter and reported it to police. On the basis of a complaint, the police registered a case and arrested two accused in this case. SP Niti Sekhar said that a search is on to nab the rest of the accused.