Bhubaneswar: An eight-year-old minor girl was brutally raped by a man at Mirghaat village near Dhusri police station in Bhadrak district here on Monday.
The incident happened when the girl was playing during her games break. The accused named Shashikant Mallick, resident of the same village, asked her to come aside and forcibly took her to the toilet. He then allegedly raped the girl.
After some time, the girl was rescued from the spot by her teacher who found her lying unconscious inside the toilet.
The victim’s family had lodged an FIR before the Dhusri police station. The cops are investigating the case.