Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Kendrapara, Nov 26:
Odisha police today detained a tutor for allegedly trying to rape a class-VII minor girl in Kendrapara district.
The accused has been identified as Barada Prasana Barik of Pandia village under Patkura police limits.
According to reports, Barada tutors a group of around 14 students. On Thursday night, he asked the girl to wait alone after completion of the tuition session on the pretext of clearing her doubt.
The private teacher attempted to rape her getting her alone but the victim screamed and managed to flee from his claws.
However, her family members concealed the incident for two days and lodged a complaint today at Patkura police station.
Acting on the complaint, police have detained the 32-year-old private teacher and interrogations were on.