Dhenkanal, Jan 7 (LocalWire) A minor girl from Odisha’s Dhenkanal district was allegedly sold off to Goa for for Rs 50,000, said District Child Welfare Committee (CWC) officials.
CWC chairman Pratap Acharya said the girl is from Damadaranali village under Sadar police limits.
“She was handed over for Rs. 50,000 to a man almost a year back. We have written to the Superintendent of Police to rescue the girl and take action against people behind this human trafficking case,” said Acharya.
Meanwhile, Dhenkanal Collector Nikhil Pawan Kalyan said the district police has already launched a rescue operation.
:More details are awaited.