Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Dec 10:
A 16 year-old minor girl has been rescued after she was sold off by her husband to a pimp.
A heart-rending tale of abuse and exploitation came to light after the girl ran away from the clutches of the persons and was rescued by an NGO worker, who handed her over to Ruchika Childline, yesterday.
According to the girl, a resident of Kujang in Jagatsinghpur district, she was drugged and kidnapped by Yudhisthir in 2014 while returning home from school.
The class ten student was then taken to Chennai and kept confined to a room for 2 months where she was repeatedly raped by Yudhishtir and his friends.
After repeated exploitation he brought her back to Odisha and dumped near her village warning her against dire consequences.
But, after the matter became public the villagers forced Yudhisthir to marry her. But, he started torturing her for more dowry and she returned home. He had kidnapped again and took her to Chennai. He then forced her into prostitution.
Recently, Yudhisthir had brought her to Bhubaneswar , he sold her off to some persons and disappeared.