Bolangir: A 20-year-old girl was brutally attacked by a youth at Juba village under Belpada police limits in Bolangir district after she resisted the alleged rape attempt of the youth.
The victim has been admitted to Patnagarh hospital in a critical condition for treatment.
As per the complaint, the accused identified Ashok Tandi attempted to rape the victim when she had gone to a nearby field to attend nature’s call this morning.
The girl resisted the accused and tried to escape following which the youth crushed her face with a stone and fled the spot.
He was later arrested by police and interrogation was on, reports said. The accused will be forwarded to court after his medical examination, a police official informed.