16 December 2019
Puri: A girl, who was to be married off in February 2020, has levelled rape allegations against a distant relative in Satyabadi area of Puri district.
Reportedly, the girl was returning home with her father's pension money when the accused Purnachandra Das called her to his house on pretext of giving her newly arrived ATM number.
When the girl entered the house, the accused closed the door from behind and after tying the hands and legs of the girl raped her. Later, he left her in the house and went away.
The girl somehow managed to call her mother with the phone of the accused he had left in the house. Following it, her mother along with locals rescued the girl from the house.