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Minor girl raped in Mayurbhanja

Mayurbhanja: In a shameful incident, a minor girl was allegedly raped in a village in Thakurmunda area of Mayurbhanja district last night.
According to reports, the girl was returning home after seeing an open pendal theatre in Daulikila village under Thakurmaunda police station when some miscreants lifted her away and sexually assaulted her.
On the complaint of family members, the Police have detained a person and are interrogating him. However, locals have demanded that another youth involved in the incident be arrested soon. With this demand, they have blocked the Karanjia Anandpur road by burning tyres. Vehicular movement has been disrupted.

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