Burdwan: A first year student of Nazrul Centenary Polytechnic college was allegedly forced to drink liquor, stripped and molested inside the student union room on October 9. The General Secretary of Trinamool Chhatra Parishad student unit of the college Shambhu Mondal allegedly forced her to drink liquor.
Three other third year students of the same college - Nikhikesh Ojha, Abhi Ghosh, Bhalu - along with Shambhu stripped her naked and molested her. They took pictures of her from their cell phone. At 6 pm in the evening the girl was dumped in a semi-conscious state at a forest near her house.
The father of the victim filed an FIR in connection with the incident at the police station in Chittaranjan, where the family hails from. A case has been registered under Section 376 (G) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). Following the filing of the case, the girl was brought to record her statement in front of the Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) of Asansol.
As of now, the police have arrested one of the accused, who works as a security guard at the college. Three others, including Shambhu Mondal, are still absconding.