Kendrapara: A minor girl was gang-raped by two persons under Aul police station area in Kendrapara district. Police on Wednesday detained one of the accused.
The matter came to fore after family members of the girl lodged a complaint at Aul police station in this connection today.
According to sources, on Sunday night, the girl had gone outside to attend nature’s call, when two youth abducted her. After taking her to an isolated place, the duo outraged her modesty.
However, the victim, managed to escape from the spot and narrated her ordeal before her parents, and a complaint was lodged.
Acting on the complaint, police have detained one of the accused. The cops have also launched a manhunt to nab the other accused who is absconding. Further investigation into the matter is underway, sources added.