Patna, Feb 14: A youth was beaten black and blue for allegedly kidnapping and raping a minor girl in Keonjhar district.
The incident took place at Kamiradapashi village under Turumunga police limits in the district.
According to reports, the youth allegedly kidnapped a minor girl when she was going to her neighbour’s house last evening.
He took her to a secluded place and raped, the girl said when family members found her following frantic search last night.
Villagers took the youth into custody this morning and beat him black and blue tying to a pole in the village.