Man arrested for raping minor divyang girl in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: Police today arrested the absconding accused in connection with the rape of a minor divyang girl in Malkangiri.

According to sources, the family members of the minor girl informed the police about the incident following which police constituted a special squad to nab the accused.

Malkangiri SP, Jagmohan Meena said “A rape case was filed on December 16 wherein the survivor alleged that she became pregnant because the accused had physical relationship with her on the pretext of marriage.”

“Investigations revealed that the accused was already married. As soon as the case was registered, a special team was formed to nab the absconding accused. We arrested the accused today,” the Malkangiri SP added.