Berhampur: The Badabazar police have arrested two students of Binayak Acharya Government College here in Odisha’s Ganjam district for allegedly ragging and harassing a junior girl of the educational institution.
A video of the +2 First Year girl student being ragged by them had surfaced on social media and gone viral. The arrested accused have been identified as Abhishek Nahak (24) and Bablu Panda (18) of Haridakhandi area here.
Three other students, who are minors, have also been detained for questioning in this connection.
In the video, the accused were seen abusing the girl besides snatching her bag and mobile phone. One of the accused was also seen kissing her hand in front of other students of the college.
On the basis of the viral video, police carried out investigation and apprehended the accused students.
Police have recommended the college authorities to rusticate the duo and initiate disciplinary action against the minor students.
Abhishek was earlier arrested by Badabazar police in an assault case in March, this year.