Youth rapes 11-yr-old girl raped in Kendrapara village, detained
Kendrapara: In a shocking incident, an 11-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth at Rajnagar block of Kendrapara district on Friday. The accused, identified as Somnath Nayak (26), who happens to be the victim’s neighbour, has been detained by police in this connection.
According to sources, the incident took place when the minor girl of Phirikidandi village was returning from her tuition classes. The accused, Somnath allegedly took the girl to the backside of a youth club on the pretext of showing her a snake and outraged her modesty.
On returning home, the victim narrated the ordeal before her parents, following which they lodged a police complaint at Rajnagar police station.
Acting on the FIR, police detained the accused for interrogation.
According to available information, police sent both the victim and the accused youth for medical examination and launched a probe into the incident.