Youth held for abduction, rape of minor in city slum
Bhubaneswar: A youth was arrested on Monday in connection with abduction and rape of a minor girl in Salia Sahi of Nayapalli area in Bhubaneswar in July this year.
The accused was identified as Anil Digal (27) of Paningia village under Tikabali police limits in Kandhamal district.
According to sources, the accused had kidnapped the minor girl and committed penetrative sexual assault on her on July 18 this year.
A case has been registered under Sections 363, 366 and 376 of IPC and Section 6 of Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses (POCSO) Act against the accused.