The accused has been identified as Jogendra Marandi (28), a resident of Chandua village under Rajabasa panchayat of the same district.
As per the complaint filed by the victim at Morada Police Station, she had gone to attend nature’s call to a field located on the outskirts of her village when the assault took place.
Jogendra overpowered her and took to an isolated place to outrage the modesty, she further mentions in the FIR.
After the girl returned home and narrated her ordeal before family members, the matter came to light.
After medical examination of the victim and the accused at Pandit Raghunath Murmu Medical College and Hospital, the latter will be forwarded to court, said police.