Reported by Santosh Jagdev
Bhubaneswar, Sep 29:
Commissionerate police today arrested a 25-year-old man, who hails from Mancheswar area in Odisha capital, for harassing and assaulting a minor girl.
Mancheswar police said they arrested Jaga Soren for harassing and attacking a 13-year-old girl who was staying in the same locality.
The police added that Soren was forcing the girl to marry him. However, when she denied, Soren physically assaulted her.
“A case was registered in this connection after the girl’s father Dukhiram Murmu lodged a complaint in this regard. Soren was arrested and produced in a local court here today,” a senior police officer of the Mancheswar police station said.