Nayagarh: In yet another shocking incident of child sexual abuse, a five-year-old girl was raped in a village under Itamati police limits of Nayagarh district. The incident came to the fore after the girl’s father lodged a police complaint yesterday.
As per reports, a 22-year-old youth identified as Gunduri Behera lured the girl on the pretext of offering her chocolate and ice-cream and took her to an isolated place. He raped the girl and fled the scene.
Later the victim reached her family members and narrated her ordeal, following which her father lodged a complaint against the youth at Itamati police station yesterday.
Acting on the plaint, police nabbed the youth and detained him for interrogation. The victim girl was sent to Nayagarh district headquarters hospital (DHH) for medical examination.