Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Kendrapara, Mar 2:
In a shocking incident, a 32-year old hearing and speech impaired woman was allegedly raped by a 19-year old youth here, police said today.
Sources in the Kendrapara Town police said the victim lodged a complaint on Saturday that she had been raped by a 19-year-old youth Pabitra Bal in the Badabaranga locality here.
The police said they arrested Pabitra immediately and forwarded him to court on Saturday itself. The victim was also taken to the government hospital for a medical examination.
Police said a case had been registered against the accused under IPC sections 354, 376 (rape) and 506 (criminal intimidation).