Raped Salepur girl dies; accused arrested

Salepur: Police have arrested a youth on the charge of raping a college girl at Tunupur village under Cuttack district's Salepur police limits a week ago. The girl succumbed to injuries while undergoing treatment at a hospital, said family members.

The arrested youth was identified as Arun Biswal of Tunupur.

According to reports, the family members had on March 9 lodged a complaint at Japuda police outpost under the Salepur police station alleging that Arun had raped their daughter. The family had also demanded his immediate arrest.
Acting on the complaint, the police arrested Arun this morning.

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