Video of a girl being assaulted in Prakasam goes viral, accused arrested

In a shocking incident being reported from Andhra Pradesh, a degree student was assaulted and attempted to be raped in Kanigiri town of Prakasam district in Hyderabad by a friend of her friend. The crime came into light after a video of the incident was put up on social media. The video which has been floating on various social media platforms was reported to the police. Shockingly, the video which went viral was spotted by a police officer who later identified the victim and informed her parents about the incident. The whole incident was shot by a group of friends of the accused in August, and was later posted on social media by one of them in a bid to circulate it all over.

According to the local police, victim Devi is a student in a local degree college in the area. She and her friend were caught alone by a group of goons who molested both the friends and tried to rape Devi. They also filmed the whole incident. The main accused Karthik was the one who knew Devi from college and the two were reportedly in a relationship before. In what appears to be a revenge plot, he incited his friends to attack the two friends and later got into the horrible act.
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