Class VIII girl student ‘raped’ by minor boy in Mayurbhanj
Mayurbhanj: A Class VIII girl student was allegedly raped by a minor boy inside the toilet of a residential school in Mayurbhanj district on the day of Saraswati Puja.
While the incident took place on Sunday, the matter came into light after the victim narrated the ordeal before her family members the next day. Following this, the minor girl’s family has filed a complaint at the Sadar police station.
As per the complaint, a Class X student of another school jumped the fence of the school and outraged the girl’s modesty in the bathroom on Sunday.
Cops have also taken them for a medical examination and recorded her statement of the victim regarding the incident.
Acting on the complaint, police have registered a case under Sections 341, 376 (3), 506 IPC and POCSO Act and initiated an investigation into the matter.