2 arrested for raping differently-abled minor

Rayagada: 2 persons were arrested by the Rayagada Government Railway Police (GRP) have for allegedly raping a differently-abled minor girl. The arrested persons have been identified as Ganesh Melaka of Chintaliguda village under Chandili Police limits and Naresh Bagh of Titlagarh area.

According to sources, the incident occurred on October 11, when the victim minor girl had come to Rayagada with her family members. Taking advantage of her mental disability, the accused took her to away from Railway Station and committed the crime.

After the incident came to light, the Rayagada Railway Protection Force Police station personnel nabbed both the accused from the spot and handed over to the GRP.

The Rayagada GRP have forwarded the accused to the court after arresting them.