A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her uncle near Paradip in the the state, police said today.
The incident took place at Taradapada village in Jagatsinghpur Police Station yesterday. The accused Sibacharan Das was arrested and forwarded to judicial custody, the police said.
The minor girl was lured to a secluded place and raped there by her uncle during
Holi, Sibaji Mohanty, inspector-in-charge (IIC) of Jagatsinghpur police station, said.