Daijiworld Media Network – Hebri (EP/HB)
Hebri, Sep 21: An incident of rape on a minor girl by her 28-year-old relative here has come to light late after the victim got pregnant.
The girl was reportedly raped during July this year. The matter came to light when the girl went to the hospital to abort the child.
The incident occurred in Hebri police station limits. A case under Pocso Act is registered at the police station.
The accused, identified as Bacchappu resident Ganesh Shettigar(28) has been arrested, produced in the court and remanded to 14 days judicial custody.