Man arrested for raping minor in Odisha's Mayurbhanj

Representative image. (Photo/Pixabay)

Police on Tuesday arrested a 21-year-old man for allegedly raping a minor girl and impregnating her at a village in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district.

The girl, a student of Class 9, recently lodged a complaint at Raruan police station in Mayurbhanj district.

The incident came to light when the girl was diagnosed pregnant, police said.

An investigation into the matter is underway.

DH Newsletter Privacy Policy Get top news in your inbox daily
Comments (+)