Two students of the Indian Institute of Technology-Guwahati (IIT-G) were arrested by Police today for allegedly molesting three girls on campus during the institute’s annual cultural extravaganza Alcheringa on February 4.
Kunal Kumbhakar, student of civil engineering department, and Ajay Dey, student of electronics engineering department, of the prestigious institute were arrested by Amingaon Police under sections 352, 354 and 34 (case no. 14/17).
The two accused allegedly molested the three girls after drugged them by lacing drinks with sedatives.
Alcheringa has emerged as one of the largest fests of North East India as thousands of students and youths from hundreds of schools, colleges and other educational institutions join it.