Cuttack: In a shameful incident a seven-year-old minor girl has been raped by an elderly person in Gopinathpur village under Nemalo police limits in Cuttack district last afternoon.
The accused identified as Dambarudhar Behera (55) who lives next door to the victim barged into her house while she was alone and outraged her modesty.
After the victim narrated the whole incident before his family members later in the night, they lodged a case at Nemalo police limits.
Based on the complaint the police have recorded the statement of the victim and sent him for medical examination.
The accused has been detained for questioning in the case.