Keonjhar, Jan 31: The Joda police in Keonjhar district have arrested two persons for allegedly raping a woman on Friday evening.
The accused have been identified as Sudhir Oram and Niranjan Behera, both residents of Bhanagaon area.
According to sources, the victim was returning home from a local haat in Purusottampur area on Friday evening when the accused duo took her to Putugaon forest on their bike where Sudhir allegedly raped her.
Following this, the victim had lodged a complaint in this regard at the Joda police station yesterday.
The police had started an investigation into the matter and nabbed the accused duo. They have been forwarded to the court today.