Reported by Ranjan Rath
Rayagada, Dec 21:
The police today detained a school teacher on the charge of raping a girl of a high school in Odisha’s Rayagada district yesterday.
According to reports, the accused, Khyamasila Bhoi, assistant teacher of a high school at Sargiguda village under Kashipur block, had called the class-VIII girl from the village for tuition last evening and raped her.
The girl, who belongs to Musukipadar village and stays at Sargiguda village, narrated the incident to her family members after she reached her village today.
Following a complaint by Dasu Majhi, father of the victim, with the Tikiri police today, police detained Bhoi.
The accused and the victim would be sent for medical examination tomorrow, police said.