Bhubaneswar: In a shocking and shameful incident, a youth has raped a minor girl studying in class V under Jamda police limits of Mayurbhanj district.
Police have arrested the accused identified as Balram Munda.
According to reports, as per the allegation, Balaram a native of Bada Kuleibira gram panchayat under Jamda police limits had raped a minor girl who is studying in class V. Balaram had warned the victim not to reveal about the incident.
However, the rape survivor’s family lodged a complaint with the Jamda police after the former revealed it to the latter.
A case has been registered at Jamda police station in this connection.
Police have arrested the accused and Jamda police station IIC Kamalakant Das is conducting further investigation in the matter.
The accused will be forwarded to court after medical examination of the victim and the accused, police said.