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7-Year-Old Raped In Odisha’s Sundergarh, Accused Uncle In Custody

17 January 2020


Sundergarh: A man was taken into custody on charges of raping his seven-year-old niece after showing her obscene videos on his mobile. The accused was taken into custody based on the minor's grandmother's complaint.

The sad yet horrific incident occurred today at Dumuruposha village under Bhasma police limits of Sundergarh district.

As per reports, the minor’s parents had passed away and she was staying with her maternal grandmother.

Today on finding her alone, the accused uncle accosted the gild and first showed her obscene videos on his phone. He then went on to rape her.

The accused fled the scene when the survivor’s grandmother walked in on them. She immediately informed the village elders and when they took no action she went on to lodge a complaint at the police station.

Based on her complaint, the accused was taken into custody and a probe is underway.