Jajpur, Nov 4 (LocaLWire): A 14-year-old girl from Ahisasa village under Mangalpur police station in Jajpur district was allegedly kidnapped and later left to die by two bike-borne miscreants on Sunday.
Sarafat Ali, the father of Tabsun Khatun filed an FIR in the police station today and alleged his daughter was kidnapped by two men in motorcycles, Sk. Noon and Sk Mani of Habibanagar under Dhamanagar police station yesterday while she was playing with her sister in the village playground.
She sustained serious injuries trying to resist their attempt to sexually assault her and was left by them in the hospital at Dhamanagar.
Later, she was rushed to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack where she succumbed to her injuries on Sunday night.
‘Acting on the FIR, we launched an investigation.
After committing the crime, both the accused managed to escape.
A team has been formed to arrest the culprits. We have not ruled out the possibility of sexual assault but it can be verified only after getting the autopsy report,’ said Asit Ranjan Mohanty, the IIC of Mangalapur police station.
The victim was studying in class IX in a local school.
Police have filed a case against both the accused under Sections 302 (murder) and 363 (kidnapping) of IPC, added the police officer.