Malkangiri, November 14: A schoolgirl was allegedly stripped naked and filmed inside her school premises in Malkangiri district of Odisha. The police has started investigating the case and the Odisha government has called for a high-level probe in the matter.
On Tuesday after thorough investigation, an official complaint was lodged with the police in the matter.
A senior police official said that a case has been registered under POCSO and IT Act, and a special team has been constituted for investigation.
The incident took place inside Gobinapali college campus in Malkangiri and several eyewitnesses were also present at the spot.
According to reports, the incident happened on November 7 when three outsiders took the victim to a room and stripped her naked and recorded the whole incident on their mobile camera.
As per victims complaint, the trio also threatened and assaulted class teacher Ajay Suta, who came to rescue her.
However, the relatives of the victim had alleged that they are been forced to withdraw the case.
The victim also approached the district Child Welfare Committee (CWC) to grant admission to her in another college.
Last month, the town was shocked with a gang-rape of a school going 12-year-old girl. A month after the incident, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik ordered a judicial inquiry into the rape case of a tribal girl.