Police have arrested two students of Indian Institute of Technology-Guwahati (IIT-G), for allegedly raping three girls on campus. The crime was committed during the institutions annual cultural festival Alcheringa on Monday night.
Kunal Kumbhakar, a student of civil engineering department, and Ajay Dey, a student of electronics engineering department were arrested by Amingaon Police under sections 353, 354 and 34 IPC. The two accused allegedly raped the three girls after drugged them by lacing drinks with sedatives.
Alcheringa has appeared as one of the largest fests of Northeast India as thousands of students and youths from hundreds of schools, colleges, and other educational institutions join it.