Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Angul, Jan 11:

A rape accused fled from police custody while being interrogated in Odisha’s Angul district on Tuesday.


According to police, the accused identified as Sanatan Nahak alias Sana allegedly raped a lady teacher after finding her alone at a school under Rengali police limits in the district yesterday.

There was a brawl between the victim’s brother and Sanatan following the incident. The accused had threatened her family of dire consequences if they report the matter to police.

Rengali police took the accused into custody after getting a complaint regarding the incident.

While both sides were in a discussion at the police station, Sanatan managed to give police a slip by fleeing the spot on the pretext of going for urination.