Krishnagar: A monk was arrested on the alleged charges of abduction and rape of a minor girl from Dhantala in Nadia district, police said on Friday.
Rabindranath Mondal(48), a resident of Taherpur Rail gate area, abducted a 14-year-old girl from his neighbourhood on Tuesday. Police rescued the girl and arrested the man on Thursday.
Mondal`s wife was also arrested for colluding with her husband in the entire incident, they said.
Daughter of a hawker, the victim was sent for medical examination, police said, adding that further probes are on.