30-year-old Asharam Das of Laxmipur Patari Rural Municipality-4 and 19-year-old Binita Kumari Das of Kamala Municipality-4, Dhanusha are arrested by the Area Police Office, Maheshpur Patar on September 16 on the charge of trafficking a 17-year-old girl.
According to the victim's family, the accused allured the victim for work and kept her in a rented room at Golbazar on August 16, 2019, without informing any of the family members as well as threatened to murder. The accused forced the victim to have sex with various men.
Both the accused were arrested from Golbazar on September 15 on the basis of a verbal complaint made by the victim's mother.
The victim underwent a medical examination at the District Hospital, Siraha on September 16.