Ganjam: Police on Saturday arrested two youths in connection with the gang rape of a minor girl of a village under Jagannathprasad Police Station limits in Ganjam district on Friday night.
As per sources, the victim on Friday night had gone to the backyard of her house to attend nature’s call when she was picked by four miscreants who took her to a nearby cashew forest and allegedly gang raped her.
The girl narrated her ordeal to the family members who meanwhile lodged a complaint with the police following which two youths were detained on Saturday and are undergoing interrogation. The police have launched a manhunt to nab the other culprits.
The minor girl was taken to MKCG Medical College and Hospital in Berhampur for medical examination.
Meanwhile, tension prevailed in the area as the locals have demanded immediate arrest of the four accused.