Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Baripada, Apr 1:
In a shameful incident, a divyang minor girl was allegedly raped by a youth on the premises of a temple in Baripada of Odisha’s Mayurbhanj district last night.
According to reports, the incident took place when the 11-year-old girl had gone to a Jagannath temple in the locality.
Gurucharan Behera alias Munu, the accused, raped the girl finding her alone inside the temple premises, reports said.
Locals gathered at the spot after the matter came to fore and thrashed Munu.
They later informed police about the incident following which cops reached the spot and detained him.
The victim was hospitalised in a critical condition.