Kendrapara: Another shameful incident of rape of a college girl at knifepoint and filming her naked has come to fore in Odisha after the victim of Gayaspur village under Kendrapara Sadar police limits lodged a case against her ex-boyfriend last night.
The victim, a student of Kendrapara Autonomous College has metioned in her complaint that the accused, identified as Smruti Ranjan Samal (24), a +3 Final Year student of the same college, had developed a relationship with her after initial stalking for past few months.
However, with an ill intention on Janauary 24 this year the accused intercepted the girl on her way back to home from college tuition and dragged the girl to a bushy area near Madhusagar pond in the village and raped. Later, he threatened the victim at knifepoint and filmed her naked. He also threatened her with dire consequences not to disclose the incident before anyone.
The accused did not stop there, but threatened the victim to marry him soon otherwise he will make the nude photos viral on social media.
Following repeated blackmailing the girl mustered courage to lodge a police complaint.
Meanwhile, police have detained the accused acting upon the complaint and charged him under Section 376 of IPC.
“The victim’s statement would be recorded under Section 164 of CrPC once her medical examination is completed at the Kendrapara DHH today,” said Kabuli Barik, IIC, Kendrapara Sadar Police Station.