Kandhamal: A nine-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a Class X boy student under Tumudibandh police limits in Kandhamal district.
While the incident reportedly took place at Mundigarh Kendupada on January 15, it came to light today after the minor girl’s family lodged a complaint with police.
According to the complaint, the Class X boy lured the girl to his house at around 2 pm on January 15 and raped her. While searching for the minor girl, the family members spotted her slippers at the boy’s house. Later, the girl came out of the room and narrated her ordeal.
Based on the complaint of the family members, the police detained the accused minor boy and produced him before the juvenile justice board today.
The accused was later sent to a rehabilitation home in Phulbani, said Tumudibandh inspector-in-charge Baba Shankar Saraf
On the other hand, the minor survivor was undergoing treatment in Phulbani district headquarters hospital.