Rairangpur, Jan 16: A person was arrested on Saturday for raping his aunt in Mayurbhanj district and another was absconded, said police.
The absconder is no other that the brother-in-law of the victim and the arrested is her nephew.
The incident took place at Kalasibhanga village Gorumahisani police station on Friday evening when the woman had gone to attend the call of nature at the backyard of her house.
Both the accused took her to a secluded place forcibly and took turns to rape her.
Police launched a probe into the matter after the victim lodged a gang-rape complaint at Gorumahisani police station this morning and arrested her nephew.
We have arrested one accused, who happens to be nephew of the victim and raids are on to nab her brother-in-law, said police.