Orissa: One held for raping Dalit girl

One person has been arrested for allegedly raping a deaf and dumb scheduled caste girl at Solaghara village of Purushottampur area in Odisha`s Ganjam district.

Last Updated: Jan 11, 2012, 11:58 AM IST

Berhampur: One person has been arrested for allegedly raping a deaf and dumb scheduled caste girl at Solaghara village of Purushottampur area in Odisha`s Ganjam district, police said Wednesday.
The accused, Santosh Sahu, was arrested yesterday and the 18-year-old girl sent for medical examination, said sub-divisional police officer, Chhatrpur, Shantanu Padhy.

He said brother of Santosh, also allegedly involved in
the incident of January 7, was still at large. Efforts were on
to nab him.

PTI