Jaleswar, Jan 30: Three persons have been arrested for allegedly gangraping a woman in Balasore district, police said on Thursday.
The incident took place at Sainpada village under Raibania police limits on January 17.
According to police, the victim who is a divorcee had gone to the village with a youth to collect her wage on the fateful day.
Five youth detained the duo when they were returning back home and took turns to rape the woman threatening the youth.
Later, they left her with dire consequences not to reveal the incident.
The incident came to light after the youth narrated the ordeal before the villagers who helped the woman to file a complaint at Raibania police station.
Acting on the complaint, police arrested three accused and efforts are on to nab the other two.