Jajpur: A married woman was allegedly raped in her home at Adampur village under Kuakhia police station limits in Jajpur district and a man was arrested today in connection with the crime, the district police said.
According to the police, the incident took place on the night of November 25 at Adampur village but was reported to the local police only on December1. The accused, the police said hailed from the same village.
As per the complaint lodged with the police, the accused entered the victim’s house when she was alone and allegedly raped her after threatening her with dire consequences. He then fled the spot.
The woman’s husband was away as he works in a private company in Kolkata, the FIR stated adding that she had narrated the incident to her husband over phone soon after the crime and filed the police complaint after her husband returned to the village, police said.