Mayurbhanj: In a shameful incident, a seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a minor boy in Bangiriposi area of Mayurbhanj district.
Police detained the 14-year-old accused boy after girls’ mother lodged a complaint.
Though the incident took place on Saturday, it came to fore after her mother informed police regarding the matter.
The incident took place when the girl had gone to nearby pond to take bath. The accused took the advantage of her loneliness and picked up her to a bush and raped her. He abandoned her in a critical condition.
The family members of the girl launched a search when she didn’t return. Later they found her in a critical condition and immediately rushed her to Bangiriposi health center. Later, she was shifted to district headquarters hospital in Baripada.
He mother lodged a complaint with police following which police detained the minor boy and investigating the matter.