Divyang woman raped in Jagatsinghpur

Jagatsinghpur: A divyang woman was allegedly raped under Kujang Police Station limits in the district. The matter came to light after the family members of the rape survivor lodged a complaint on Friday.

According to sources, the accused committed the crime while the woman was sleeping at her home. Later, family members of the rape survivor filed a complaint at Kujang Police Station

Subsequently, police sent the rape survivor for a medical examination and launched an investigation into the case.

“On December 21, the family members of the rape survivor lodged a complaint against their neighbour Suresh Jena. Based on the allegations, we have registered a case and are currently investigating it. The accused is currently absconding,” Inspector-in-charge of Kujang Police Station, Dilip Kumar Sahu, said.
The rape survivor had been reportedly abandoned by her husband.