Keonjhar, October 23 (LocalWire): The Keonjhar police on Tuesday arrested a twenty-five-year-old youth for making pregnant a class-nine student.
The incident had taken place in Harichandapur police station area about 60 km from here.
According to police sources, the girl who was staying in a boarding high school suddenly became sick and was admitted to Harichandanpur community health centre where the doctor found her to be pregnant and informed the school authority.
The school headmaster informed the matter to her parents and lodged a complaint in the Harichandanpur police station.
After receiving the complaint, the police started investigating the case and arrested the youth. He was presented before the court on Tuesday.
“During the investigation, it was found that the accused had a physical relation twice with the girl and made her pregnant.
After medical examination the accused was sent to court,” Ghatagaon SDPO Rabindra Kumar Mallick said.