3 Held For Gang Rape Of Minor Girl In Kandhamal

Phulbani: Three persons have been detained for allegedly gang-raping a minor girl and video-graphing the crime in Khajuripada area of Kandhamal district.

As per a complaint lodged by the girl’s father, he and his wife had gone to work on June 28 leaving the girl at their relative’s house.

She was alone at home in the afternoon when the three accused of their village took the girl to an under-construction house. While two of them raped her, one filmed the crime on his mobile phone.

Following it they threatened the girl to release her video on social media if she reports the incident to anyone. However, her father came to know about the incident and lodged a written complaint at Khajuripada Police Station.

Based on the complaint, Khajuripada Police produced the minor girl before the Child Welfare Committee (CWC). The medical examination of the accused and other procedures have been initiated.