Balasore (Odisha) Jun 12 (PTI) A minor girl was allegedly raped by three men in Balasore district, police said today. Also Read - After Odisha, Rare Bright Yellow Turtle Found In West Bengal; Pictures Stun The Internet

The girl, a class 9 student was returning home alone after tuition yesterday evening when the three men allegedly raped her at Kasaba Jaypur village, they said. Also Read - India Conducts Successful Night Trial of Nuclear-Capable Prithvi-2 Missile From Odisha Test Range

The girl informed her mother about the incident and the family lodged a case at the police station. Also Read - Rare Yellow Turtle Rescued in Odisha's Balasore District, Pictures Go Viral | See Pics

The police have nabbed one of the three accused, who allegedly sexually assaulted the girl, a police officer said.

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