Barbil, Mar 14: The Barbil police have arrested two persons for allegedly raping a woman at Bhadrasahi area here in Keonjhar district, police said today.
According to the police, the victim was on her way to her parental home in Madhya Pradesh on a truck after having an argument with her husband on Thursday. However, she later de-boarded the truck after getting a call from her husband. The husband of the woman subsequently asked one of his friends, a truck driver by profession to pick her up and drop her at home. The friend of the husband took her to an isolated place and later raped her several times with one of his associates. The victim somehow managed to escape from the spot and narrated her ordeal to her husband.
The couple lodged a complaint at Barbil police station based on which the police arrested the two accused today.