Berhampur: In a very shocking incident, a minor girl was allegedly gang raped in broad daylight on Friday by four youths at Tamanada village here under Jagannath Prasad police limits.

As per the reports, the minor had gone to attend nature’s call at around 1 PM in a nearby cashew forest, where one Goura Nayak of the village, taking advantage of the loneliness, allegedly raped her. Later, three friends of Goura also allegedly raped the girl.

The matter came to fore after the victim’s family lodged a police complaint.

Based on the victim’s statement, the police detained two youths. The police are also interrogating the accused.

The victim was sent to the Berhampur MKCG Medical College and Hospital for a medical examination.

Further investigation in connection with the incident is on, sources said.