Sundargarh: The district police has arrested two persons on allegations of sexually assaulting and impregnating a physically challenged minor girl of Katakhandi slum under Bonai police station limits in Sundargarh district.
The incident came to the limelight after the family of the Divyang girl lodged a complaint with Bonai police following which the two accused were arrested. The two arrested persons have been identified as Banu Naik and Banti Kisan of the same locality.
As per the allegations of the family members of the victim, the accused duo lured the girl in several ways and established physical relationship with her for the last six months.
The matter came to the fore after the family came to know about the girl’s pregnancy and immediately lodged a police complaint. According to the family members, the victim is five-month pregnant.