Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Nayagarh, Mar 11:
In an incident contradicting the tall claims of government regarding security of women in our society, a widow of Sikharpur village under Sarankul police limits in Odisha’s Nayagarh district was allegedly raped for the last six years by a person who trickily got her uterus removed.
As per the complaint filed by the victim with Sarankul police, her husband had passed away some years ago taking advantage of which Trinath Mantri of the village was harassing her mentally.
Later, he kept physical relationship with the woman against her will after blackmailing the victim with her nude photos.
The woman’s ordeal continued for six long years during which she was repeatedly impregnated and was forced for abortion by Trinath.
If that wasn’t enough, Trinath, identifying himself as the woman’s husband, allegedly admitted her to hospital for removal of her uterus.
The victim had lodged a complaint in this regard with Sarankul police on March 6 but the accused was yet to be arrested for which hundreds of women gheraoed the police station yesterday.
Sarankul SDPO and other senior police officials reached the spot and pacified the women promising them of accused’s arrest.