Two arrested for rape in Odisha

Berhampur (Odisha): Two persons have been arrested for rape in Odisha's Kandhamal district, police sources said today.

A 50-year-old daily labourer Laxman Nayak of Khandiaguda village under Tumudibandh police station, a father of three, was arrested yesterday for allegedly raping a 15-year old girl on the night of December 30.

The other, 55-year-old Pratap Sahu, a contractor of Tentuliguda village under Tikabali area, a father of four, was arrested for allegedly raping a 22-year old labourer who worked for him, the sources said.