A 13 year-old girl was allegedly gangraped in Orissa's Nuapada district and three persons were arrested in connection with it, police said on Tuesday.
Three persons were arrested on charges of raping the minor girl yesterday, superintendent of police, Bibek Rath said.
The victim was rescued by the police during patrolling on the intervening night of July 24-25 from an under-construction house at Khariar, the district headquarter town of Nuapada, he said.
The girl, who assisted her widowed mother to run a small business, was found missing from her house.
The victim and the three youths were sent for medical examination on Monday, he said.