Patna, Oct 3: A woman was gang-raped on the banks of the Ganga river when she had gone for a bath in Patna’s Barh area.
Police said on Wednesday that they have arrested the two accused who recorded the crime and even posted it on the social media.
The incident took place on Monday in the Barh area, Superintendent of Police (Rural) Anand Kumar said.
Shivpujan Mahto and Vishal dragged out the woman from the river on Monday noon and took turns raping her, as the other one made the video of the rape of the 45-year-old victim. The video went viral.
In the video, the victim could be seen pleading with the accused and asking them to consider the “sanctity” of the Ganga river which she addressed as “mother”.
However, the accused continued to attack and threatened her, the victim told the police.