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Minor girl gang raped in Rourkela, 3 held

Rourkela: Three days after a minor girl was allegedly gang raped in Vedavyas area in Rourkela in the district, police today arrested three persons in connection with the case. All the accused persons are been interrogated by Brahamani Tarangi police.According to sources, the minor girl went missing on October 13, following which the girl's family members lodged a complaint with Brahamani Tarangi police regarding the matter.During investigation, police found the girl in an unconscious state lying near a bush adjoined to a school. The victim was admitted to Ispat General Hospital in Rourkela, where she is currently undergoing treatment.Based on the statement of the survivor, the trio was arrested, said the police and added that further investigation into the matter is underway.

Male Tamarin monkey dies in Nandankanan Zoological Park

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Three MEMU trains to run in Odisha from fourth week of April

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Crocodile carcass recovered from Kharasrota River in Kendrapara

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Manas Sahoo's sand art at Puri beach urges citizens to cast vote

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