Balasore: A minor girl from Jaleswar area in Balasore district was allegedly sold off to a brothel owner in West Bengal where she was repeatedly gangraped for 45 days.
The shocking incident came to light today after the minor girl managed to escape from the brothel and lodged a complaint with Jaleswar police.
According to sources, a youth from Jaleswar area took the minor girl to West Bengal after luring her with a lucrative job offer. Later, the youth and a pimp of a brothel repeatedly gangraped the girl.
Later, they sold off the minor girl to the brothel owner where she was subjected to repeated sexual assault for 45 days. However, she managed to escape from the clutches of the brothel owner and reached her locality.
Taking note of the sensitive issue, the police registered a case and launched a probe, sources said.