Bhanjanagar, Jan 24: In a shocking incident, a 12-year-old girl sustained critical injuries after she was allegedly attacked by her uncle at Banapalli village under Balipadar police limits of Ganjam district today.
According to reports, a verb dispute broke out between the two families in the morning. Later, the spat took an ugly turn after the accused person allegedly attacked the minor girl with a sharp weapon.
Soon, the local residents reduced the girl and rushed her to a nearby hospital and then the victim was shifted to MKCG Medical College & Hospital as her condition worsened.
On being informed the local police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter.