Phulbani:  In a nerve-wrecking incident, a two-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and raped by her relative in Barakhama under Baliguda police limits in Phulbani district.

It was alleged by her family members and a complaint has been lodged in this regard at Baliguda police station.

According to girl’s mother, the survivor was playing outside her home on Tuesday. Her uncle allegedly took her to a nearest forest in the pre-text of playing her and didn’t return till evening.

The family members launched a search, but failed to trace both of them. In the next morning, the accused handed over the girl who was found to be sick.

The family members raised suspicion and admitted her to Baliguda helth centre and later shifted to district headquarters hospital.

Police are investigating the incident.