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Odisha: Minor Girl Abducted, Raped For 3 Months In Kandhamal, Accused Arrested

07 February 2019


Kandhamal: In a shocking incident, a minor college girl was allegedly raped by a youth for three months in Baliguda here. The incident came to the fore when the cops arrested the accused today.

The accused has been identified as Isaak Pradhan of Pangaraha village. He was married and also had a kid, said sources.

According to reports, the girl had been abducted by the youth in November and had been held hostage since. The girl’s family members had lodged a missing complaint and the cops had launched a manhunt.

The girl was rescued by Daringbadi police today and was sent for medical examination. On the other hand, the accused has been arrested and forwarded to court.

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