Malkangiri: A 10-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth at MV-10 in Malkangiri district on Friday. The victim has been admitted to hospital in a critical condition.
According to sources, the minor girl hailing from MV-4 area had come to MV-10 area to her relative’s house today morning. The accused youth, who happens to be the neighbour allegedly raped her and fled.
The victim’s family members have lodged a written complaint with the local police in this regard.
On being asked inspector-in-charge Soumendra Sekhar Tripathy said: “Based on the complaint, a case has been registered and efforts are on to nab the accused youth, who is on the run.”
He added that, the victim is undergoing treatment at the hospital.