Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police along with the Special Squad have visited Raipur to initiate an investigation into the rape case of a lady professor at a private college in Bhubaneswar.
According to the latest report, the woman has alleged that the accused, identified as Umesh Sudhakar, took her to a hotel following which he offered her an intoxicated cold drink and made sexual advances.
Thereafter, the accused allegedly made a video which he later used to blackmail her. She has also alleged that the accused has taken Rs 2 lakh from her by blackmailing her.
Sudhakar has been detained at Kabir Nagar police station in Raipur. He will be brought to Bhubaneswar by Commissionerate Police for further questioning.
It is pertinent to mention that the lady assistant professor is a resident of Chhattisgarh. She had filed a complaint in the Karib Nagar area alleging that she was sexually assaulted and blackmailed by Umesh Sudhakar.