Angul: A minor girl was allegedly raped by a 25-year-old person near her school in Jarpada area under Chhendipada block of Odisha’s Angul district.
The accused, identified as Anil Das, was arrested after the father of the victim lodged a written complaint with police.
As per the allegation, the girl, a Class-V student, was on her way to the school at around 11 am on the fateful day when Anil raped her.
The victim was later found by villagers near a drain in an unconscious and bleeding state.
A meeting was held at the school in which it was decided to seek the help of police in the matter following which the father of the girl lodged the complaint.
Police last night arrested the accused conducting a raid.