Bhubaneswar: A 60-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl at Satya Nagar under Kharvel Nagar police limits in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday.
The accused was identified as Ajay Barik.
According to sources, the minor girl was playing near her house when the accused forcibly took her to an isolated place and sexually assaulted her.
The girl after reaching home narrated the incident to her family members following which her family members lodged a complaint against the accused in this regard.
On the basis of the complaint, the police registered a case under relevant Sections of IPC arrested the accused.