Kendrapara, Oct 9 (LocalWire): Police today detained two people for sexually assaulting a 14-year-old schoolgirl on Sunday night at a village under Aul police station in Kendrapada district.
The minor was raped by both the miscreants while she had gone to a field to relieve herself. The victim is a student of class IX in the village school. ‘The girl’s father filed an FIR in Aul police station on Tuesday and we detained Suryakanta Das and Suresh Behera,’ said Ranjan De the SDPO of Pattamundai.
During interrogation, both the accused confessed to the crime. The victim and both the accused were rushed to the government hospital at Kendrapara, where doctors conducted a medical examination, added the police officer.
Police filed a case under Sections 376 (d) (gang-rape) of IPC and Section 6 of Protection of Children from Sexual Offence Act, 2012.