Barbil, June 7: Three persons, including a minor boy allegedly raped a widow in a cashew jungle near Mundanala in Keonjhar district, police said today.
According to the reports, the victim, who is a vegetable seller, was returning from Sundergarh last Thursday when the trio abducted her in an SUV from Gurudwara Chhak and took her to the jungle.
The accused raped her multiple times for two consecutive days. However, the victim managed to escape from the spot on Saturday and landed in Barbil police station.
Subsequently, the officials dropped her at home after her medical examinations. After finding out about the victim having a life threat, the cops arranged for her to stay inside the police station premises under the supervision of a woman police.
Acting on the victim’s complaint the police arrested the three accused and forwarded them to court after conducting their medical examinations.