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2 Minor Girls ‘Raped’ In Odisha

18 April 2019


Bhubaneswar: Amidst second phase polling, two incidents of ‘rape’ have been reported in Odisha today.

In a shocking incident, a minor girl was allegedly raped in Fatehgarh area of Nayagarh last night. Reportedly, the accused abducted her on pretext of giving her a lift in his vehicle and then raped her.

She was rescued by locals and rushed to the hospital in unconscious state. Meanwhile, locals took the accused into their custody, thrashed him and then handed him over to the police.

In Bhadrak, another minor girl was allegedly raped last night in Rural Police limits. The incident occurred when she on her way back home after watching ‘Jatra’. The accused also attempted to murder her as she had sustained injuries on her head, stated reports. She was rescued in a critical condition and admitted to district headquarter hospital for treatment.

The cops have detained one person in connection to this incident.