Student gangraped; TMC leader linked

Last Updated: Wed, Oct 17, 2012 18:00 hrs

A first year college student has alleged that she was drugged and gangraped at Nazrul Satabarsha Polytechnic College in West Bengal's Asansol city, media reports said on Saturday.

The girl´s father named five people, including Trinamool Chhatra Parishad (TMCP) leader Soumyo Mondal, in his complaint on Friday.

According to reports, Avik Ghosh, Bijoy Singh alias Bholu, Mithilesh Ojha and a girl student have also been named in the First Information report (FIR).

The victim´s father said the incident occurred on Oct 9 inside the students' union room where a birthday party was organized.

The accused reportedly offered her spiked drink.

The victim felt dizzy after drinking it and the accused later gangraped her.

The victim´s father claimed the accused also captured her MMS and threatened to circulate the photos on the internet.

Meanwhile, college principal Rituparno Bose said a four-member inquiry committee has been formed to investigate the matter.

The victim was admitted to Chittaranjan Hospital.

A medical examination was also conducted on her.

She has already recorded her statement before a Durgapur court.

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