Retired teacher held for raping 4-year-old girl in Odisha’s Phulbani
Phulbani: Phulbani Sadar police today arrested a retired teacher on charges of raping a four-year-old girl on September 22.
According to sources, the incident took place when the girl was playing near her house and her mother was busy in some household work.
Accused Subarnna Mallick (64) took the girl to an isolated place and raped her. Mallick fled the spot when locals rushed to rescue the girl by hearing her scream.
The victim’s mother had lodged an FIR in this regard with police.
“We have arrested the accused and produced him in a local court after registering a case,” said a police officer.