Pipili: A young girl was allegedly raped by a married man in Pipili area of Odisha’s Puri district, ahead of her marriage. A complaint has been lodged by the victim’s father at Satyabadi Police Station.
According to sources, a married man of Pipili area had taken the girl to a room on pretext of having talks with her and allegedly outraged her modesty. When she protested, the accused detained her in the house for around 3 hours by fastening her hands and legs.
After hearing her scream, some locals with help of police rescued the girl from the house. However, the accused fled from the area.
Based on complaint by the victims’ father, police initiated probe and operation to nab the absconded youth.
Reports said that the woman was ‘sexually assaulted’ just one month before her marriage, which is scheduled in January next year.