Angul: In a shocking incident, a young girl was allegedly gang raped by her lover and his two friends at Jhimiripali village under Pallahara block in Angul district, police said today.
The accused lover has been identified as Kalia Mahakud. His friends are Hemanta Mahakud and Dushasan Sitari. The incident took place on October 30.
According to sources, accused Kalia was in a relationship with the girl for past two to three years. After the girl rejected his love, Kalia along with his two friends kidnapped her from her house at night on October 30. They took her to a near farmland and allegedly raped her over after another. They left her alone and fled the spot after committing the crime.
The girl’s family lodged a complaint at Pallahara police station. Acting on the complaint, police arrested prime accused Kalia and launched a search operation to nab two others.