Balasore, Jan 19: A young woman allegedly slit throat of a minor girl alleging she was in a relationship with her boyfriend, police said on Sunday.
The incident took place in Mitrapur area under Nilgiri police limits in the district on Saturday.
According to reports, the minor had gone to take a bath in the village pond yesterday when the accused approached her and abused alleging she had a relationship with her lover.
She later slit the minor’s throat, chest and abdomen with a blade.
Villagers rushed to the spot hearing the victim’s scream and admitted her to Nilgiri hospital.
Later, a complaint was filed at Nilgiri police station and investigations are on.