**Kandhamal:** In yet another shameful incident a minor girl was allegedly raped and murdered at Hatapada in Kotagarh block of Kandhamal district today.
As per reports, the class 4 girl had gone to attend nature’s call today afternoon but did not return home.
Family members searched for her at various places but after being unable to trace her lodged a missing complaint at Kotagarh police station.
Later in the evening, villagers found her dead body in a nearby forest. It is suspected that she has been raped and murdered.
Meanwhile, Kotagarh Police have seized the body and a probe has been initiated.
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