Karnataka: 5 students gang-raped a fellow female student, all arrested
The five accused had made a video of the whole incident also threatened to make the video public to the public.
Five students have been arrested on Wednesday for abducting a Dalit girl who is studying in the city of Puttur in Karnataka, for raping her, making the video of Rape public. All the accused are 19 years old and they are students of BBA and BCom in the local college.They did this incident about four months ago but recently the viral video related to the incident came in the eyes of the police.
After this, the South Kannada police recorded the case related to the viral of this video while taking cognizance. The case was filed in Putter's Women Police Station, two police teams caught the accused.
SP BM Lakshmi Prasad told that the renowned Shetty (resident of Bimarn village of Bantwal Taluk), Sunil Gouda (resident of Arayapu village of Puttur), Kishan (resident of Paree village of Bantwal), Prajawal Naik (Perne village) and Gurnandan (resident of Bajatur village of Puttur) have been arrested. In addition to the IPC, various streams of the SC / ST Act have been set up. This incident is from February to March this year. The victim says that these five accused studied in the same college.
The college suspended the five accused after the complaint was lodged in the police. A college source said that at the time the incident took place, the holidays were going on in the college. The police are investigating who has done this video online. Also appealed to people not to share this video nor to save it.