A 10-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and raped by an unidentified man in the Sahradarwaja area of the city, police said on Friday.
The incident took place late night when the minor, who lives on the footpath below over-bridge at Sahradarwaja, woke to drink water, they said.
According to the police, an auto rickshaw driver allegedly abducted the street dweller and took her to a secluded street near the NTM Market and sexually abused her.
Some local found the girl in the morning and took her to civil hospital for treatment, they said.
A case has been registered against the unknown auto rickshaw driver and further investigation in the case was on.