Phulbani, Dec 2: A woman health worker has been reportedly abducted from Firingia in Kandhamal district on Thursday.
Police have undertaken a frantic search to trace out the victim.
Sources said the woman paramedical staffer was coming from the hospital in the evening. Meanwhile, near Firingia Gayatree temple, a group of miscreants allegedly lifted her into a car and fled away from the spot.
Being informed, the family members of the victim lodged a complaint with the Firingia police.
Police have registered a case in this connection and initiated an investigation. However, the whereabouts of the victim and the kidnappers are yet to be ascertained.