Reported by Santosh Jagdev
Bhubaneswar, Jan 29:
Mahila police today arrested a 16-year-old minor on charges of raping a 4-year-old girl in the Odisha capital.
The incident took place in a slum located in Rajmahal area under Capital Police Station limits on Wednesday evening.
Police said that the accused enticed the girl with chocolates and took her to an abandoned place where he raped her.
After registering a case lodged by the victim’s family, police arrested the accused today slapping section under section 376 of IPC against him. The accused will be sent to the juvenile justice board in Khordha, police said.