Karimnagar: A maid servant accused of stealing money was beaten up by her employers, prompting neighbours to call in child welfare officials in Vidyasagar locality on Monday night.
Child line officials rushed to the place and rescued the girl. The girl, is stated to be 16 years old, but her employers claimed she was 19 years old.
A bank employee Anil, a resident of Manideepa Manohar, employed the girl to take care of their son.
The girl hails from Gudimalkapur of Mahabubnagar district and is working at the house for the last one year. Anil employed the girl through a broker Krishna and salary of the girl was being deposited in the bank account of Krishna.
Denying the allegation, couple said that girl had stolen money from the house and kept it with another woman.
The lady attacked the girl when she asked woman to return her money.