Bhubaneswar :In a shocking incident, a young was allegedly gang raped by two youths in Baripada district, police said today.

The accused are yet to be identified.

According to sources, the girl was heading towards a river for the dip this morning when two youths of the locality followed the 19-year-old girl and later raped her at an isolated place near the river bed. As she screamed, they left her alone and fled the spot after committing the crime.

The girl’s family lodged a complaint at the Baripada Town police station. Acting on the complaint, police has launched a search operation and has arrested the duo .