Minor boy detained for raping Class VII student in Baripada
Mayurbhanj: A minor boy was detained on Sunday by the Bangiriposi police on charges of raping a Class VII student here last day.
According to sources, the minor girl was on her way to school near her village on Saturday, when the boy waylaid her at a secluded place. He then allegedly raped her and fled from the spot.
The girl was rescued by some locals who admitted her to Baripada Pandit Raghunath Murmu Medical College and Hospital (PRMMCH) in a critical condition.
Later, the mother of the victim filed a written complaint with the police, based on which the police detained a minor boy on Sunday.