Jagatsinghpur: In yet another gruesome incident, a body of a minor girl was recovered from a cashew forest at Gadaharishpur village under Ersama block in Jagatsinghpur district on Wednesday.
Some locals spotted the body and immediately informed the police.
As per sources, the victim had gone to attend nature’s call to the forest on Tuesday night when some miscreants allegedly raped and murdered her.
Irate over the incident, a group of villagers gathered near the spot and burnt tyres demanding immediate arrest of the accused.
A manhunt has been launched to trace and nab those involved in the crime, the sources added.