A 20-year-old girl jumped from the second floor of a building in West Bengal’s Howrah on Sunday to escape rape, reports said on Monday. Her friend and two of his friends have been arrested for allegedly trying to rape her.
The girl has suffered minor head injury and has been admitted to a hospital. The incident took place at Liluah near Kolkata on Sunday evening.
According to reports, the girl had come to meet her friend, who two friends were present when she arrived there. They allegedly tried to rape and threatened to kill her following which she ran to the roof and jumped off the building.
Locals caught the three accused and handed them over to the police.