Reported by Santosh Jagdev
Bhubaneswar, Mar 31:
Commissionerate police today arrested a 24-year-old youth and his friend for harassing a girl staying under Nayapalli police limits in Odisha’s capital city after the girl rebuffed his amorous advances.
Nayapalli police sources said Sridhar Behera of Ganjam district staying in the city was having a crush on a girl living in Rental Colony.
Every time Sridhar accosted the girl, she rebuffed his advances, the sources added.
“Sridhar repeatedly forced the girl to marry him. When she refused, he went to her house with his friend Krushna Chandra Behera. The duo then abused her of dire consequences,” said a police officer of Nayapalli police station.
The police arrested the duo after registering a case based on the complaint filed by the parents of the girl.
Sridhar and Krushna were produced in a local court here today.