PANAJI: Panaji women police station arrested two accused persons in connection with a case of alleged rape of a woman from North Goa.
Police are on the lookout for two more accused persons, informed sources.
The accused have been identified as Gauresh Ghadi (26) and Suraj Shetye (30). Both the accused are also from North Goa, informed police adding that the accused have been remanded to seven days police custody.
The incident of alleged rape had occurred last month and a complaint in this regard was lodged by the mother of the victim.
According to the police, the victim is known to one of the accused persons. All the four accused persons are friends. The accused took advantage of the proximity of the woman with their friend and allegedly sexually abused the victim, informed police. The victim narrated the incident to her mother, who later lodged a complaint with the police.