Bhubaneswar: The Twin City Commissionerate police have arrested a youth for allegedly threatening a girl with a video of their intimate moments besides refusing to marry her after having physical relation with her.
The arrested has been identified as Kalpataru Sahu, a resident of Jagannath Nagar Lane-10 near Fire Station in the city.
According to the complaint filed by the girl, she met Kalpataru in 2014 and he used to visit her house for study-related assistance. On May 11, 2014, when the victim was alone at the house, he allegedly raped her taking advantage of the situation.
She became pregnant following which Kalpataru convinced her for abortion on the promise of marrying her later. As the girl repeatedly approached him for marriage, he threatened her to kill her and make the video of their private moments viral.
Left with no other option, the girl disclosed the matter to her family and a complaint was lodged at Nayapalli police station on Saturday leading to the arrest of the accused yesterday.