Rourkela: A 17-year-old girl, who works at a garment showroom at Lahunipada in Sundergarh district, was allegedly gang raped by four youths in a farmland on October 27.
The incident came to the fore after police arrested all the accused and seized a bike from their possession yesterday.
As per the complaint, the minor girl was returning to her house from the garment showroom on October 27 evening, when a youth, whom she was known to, offered her lift to her house. However, the youth along with three others took the girl to a farmland and raped her. They also threatened her to kill her if she discloses the matter to anyone and later fled the spot. The four accused are residents of Lahunipada slum.
Later, the girl returned to her house and narrated her ordeal before her family members, who lodged a complaint at Lahinipada police station. On the basis of the complaint, police arrested the four accused and are interrogating them.