Dimapur, May 9: Dimapur Police today informed that on May 1 last, they arrested two persons, identified as Ashish Ghosh (30 years) and Samuel (31 years) in connection with a sexual assault case in Netaji Colony, Dimapur.
Additional DCP and PRO informed that certain important samples have been collected by the investigation team for further forensic examination.
He further stated that the two arrested persons on completion of police remand have been forwarded to judicial custody.
It may be mentioned that Nagaland Page had reported on May 4 last that a 34-year old woman was allegedly raped on the evening of April 28 by two persons and later she was dumped outside a shop at Netaji Colony Dimapur.
It was also reported that the accused had taken away cash amounting to Rs 6000 and her mobile phone after committing the crime. However, the police had recovered the stolen mobile phone upon the arrest of the accused.
The FIR was registered on April 30 at Women Police Station, Dimapur after which the police acted swiftly and arrested both the accused the following day. (Page News Service)