Cuttack: As many as three miscreants allegedly gangraped a married woman at Prem Nagar slum in Khan Nagar area of Odisha’s Cuttack city.
Though the incident took place on September 12 night, it came to fore yesterday evening as Madhupatna police picked up a person in this connection.
According to reports, the 38-year-old victim, who makes ends meet by working as domestic as she has been estranged by her husband, was sleeping near her two daughters inside the house on Saturday night when the three accused barged inside and raped her.
The wrongdoers fled the spot after committing the offence. The woman has lodged an FIR in this regard with the Madhupatna police. Acting on the complaint, police have detained a person for questioning.
Sources said the victim will undergo medical examination today.