Imphal: A 13-year old girl was raped and found in a paddy field in unconscious state at Hiripat under Lamlai Police Station in Imphal East District on Wednesday.
According to The Morning Bell source, the 13 year old gild was found missing while the family members called for dinner on Wednesday evening.
However, after the family members along with the locals launched search for many hours, the girl was found lying unconscious in a paddy field at Hiripat about 100 metre from her house at around 12:30 am.
An Aadhar card which belongs to one Sanasam Malemnganba (22), son of SanasamInao of Sawombung Mayai Leikai was found at the place where the 13 year old was found lying, the source added.
The source said that Sanasam Malemnganba has been arrested by the concern police station on Thursday afternoon.
The girl stated that apart from the arrested accused Malemnganba, another person was also involve in raping her.
The accused Malemnganba is a friend to a cousin brother of the victim girl.
Lamlai Police Station has registered a case in connection with the incident and the accused and the victim has been taken at RIMS Hospital Forensics Science Department for medical examination.
On the other hand, a large number of people storm the house of the suspected accused Malemnganba on Thursday at around noon, however, a team of police personnel including SP/Imphal East H. Jogeshchandra took up preventive measures and took controlled of the situation the source added.