Raipur: A nurse at a local hospital has alleged that two unidentified persons made an attempt to rape her at her quarters in the Chhattisgarh state capital here, police said.

According to police, the 48-year-old complainant, a nurse at the hospital in the Pandri area, has said that she was inside her quarters at around 4 A.M. when two masked persons appeared there who tried to rape her.

However, she managed to fight off the attack, causing the duo to flee the scene, police said, adding that a case has been registered in this regard and a hunt already on to trace the accused.