Vizianagaram: A 20-year-old studying at a degree college was found unconscious in a secluded place with her hands and legs tied, on the outskirts of Gurla in Vizianagaram district early on Monday morning. Alerted by eyewitnesses, the Gurla police, led by sub-inspector Neelavathi, rescued the woman and rushed her to the government hospital in Vizianagaram Town.
The preliminary inquiry revealed that the victim is from a village under Terlam mandal and she was a student of a degree college in Vizianagaram. The girl, according to the police, was responding to treatment although she was not in a position to explain what has happened to her.
The Vizianagaram police chief B. Raja Kumari visited the spot and the hospital and inquired about the health condition of the woman. The CLUES team and dogs squad have been deployed to find out what happened.
The police said they were waiting for a statement of the victim to intensify the investigation. The police also visited the hometown of the victim to find out the reasons behind the incident.