KalingaTV News Network
Bhubaneswar/Kalahandi: The shameful incident of rape of women and minors including divyang girls continue to mar the state of Odisha with two such cases being reported from Bhubaneswar and Kalahandi district on Monday.
A minor divyang girl was raped by one Arun Nayak in Purushottam slum in Mancheswar area of Bhubaneswar yesterday. Mancheswar police arrested Nayak after family members of the victim lodged complaint today and forwarded him to the court.
Another differently-abled minor girl was impregnated by an NGO worker in Sahajpada village under Bijepur police limits of Kalahandi district.
According to reporters, one Rahit Dash, who works in one of the NGOs in the area, had been keeping physical relationship with the girl by giving her assurance of marriage. However, he forced her to abort when she became pregnant. But, the girl, who was four-month pregnant, refused and informed her family members about the incident.
Later, kin of the 17-year-old victim filed an FIR with the Bijepur police, following which Dash has been detained by the cops.