Berhampur: A minor girl was allegedly kidnapped and gang-raped by three youths in Chikiti area of Odisha’s Ganjam district while the accused dumped the victim near her house last night.
According to reports, the trio had abducted the girl, a class-VIII student, on January 10. They took her to a secluded place, where they raped her for two days. Last night, they dumped the girl near her house in an unconscious state and fled the spot.
Family members of the girl rescued her in a critical condition and rushed her to the MKCG Medical College and Hospital here for treatment.
Acting on a complaint lodged by the uncle of the victim, Sunapur Marine police have registered a case under the POCSO Act and relevant sections of the IPC. The accused have been detained by cops for questioning.