Rayagada: Parents of a minor girl under Andirakanch Police Station in Rayagada district have approached the Superintendent of Police demanding justice for their daughter who is the survivor of attempted rape.
Reportedly, the girl with her father had visited the Gorakhapur market in the district on October 17. Later in the day, the girl’s father asked one Kishor Nayak of the village to drop her home.
However, Nayak allegedly stopped his bike on their way home and attempted to rape her. As the girl started shouting, he let her go but threatened to murder her if she reveals the incident to anyone.
The girl suppressed the matter for nearly four days out of fear. After she informed her family members about the incident, they lodged a complaint at Andirakanch Police Station on October 23.
As the police did not take any action, the girl’s family members approached the SP who has reportedly assured to conduct a probe and take action against the accused.