Bhubaneswar: Tension ran high at BJB College in capital city today after a girl student was allegedly molested on the premises.
Sources said, the victim, a BBA student was walking with a friend when some hostel inmates passes lewd comments on her. They molested the girl near the Chemistry Department this afternoon and when her male friend protested, he was thrashed with bricks.
After getting information, relatives of the boy rushed to the spot and a violent scuffle broke out.
On being informed police rushed to the spot and detained three persons in connection with the incident. Police personnel have been deployed on the campus to prevent any untoward incident.