Nayagarh: In a shameful incident, a differently-abled minor girl was allegedly raped by a relative at her uncle’s house in Nayagarh Town police limits in the district today.
The matter came to light after the victim’s family members lodged a complaint at the police station today. The accused has been identified as Rabi Mohanty of Itamati area in the district.
According to reports, the accused happens to be the minor girl’s grandfather. The victim has alleged that the man forcibly outraged her modesty and threatened not to reveal the matter before anyone. However, the minor girl narrated her ordeal before her family members.
Reportedly, the accused, Rabi is on the run soon after the matter came to the fore. Besides, police have registered a case and initiated an investigation into the incident. A manhunt has also been launched to nab the accused.
Meanwhile, the police have recorded the statement of the minor girl and conducted her medical examination.