Odisha cop arrested for raping women constable after she tried to commit suicide

  • | Saturday | 29th May, 2021

The woman constable posted on special duty during the Yaas cyclone in Balasore district of Odisha state accused the in-charge of Gopalpur police outpost of misconduct and rape

Odisha police, on one hand, is engaged in relief work amid the cyclone and Covid-19, while on the other, the entire police force has to be disgraced due to an act of a few personnel. The latest case is of Balasore district, where a cop has been arrested on charges of rape with a woman constable.

The woman constable posted on special duty during the Yaas cyclone in Balasore district of Odisha state accused the in-charge of Gopalpur police outpost of misconduct and rape. Balasore police arrested accused Bansidhar Pradhan on the complaint of the woman constable.

According to the information received, the woman was originally posted at the police station in Khantapara, but during the YAAS cyclone, her duty was put on the Gopalpur police outpost. Where the in-charge was Bansidhar Pradhan. The outpost in-charge misbehaved with the woman constable and raped her

According to reports, earlier when the woman constable tried to lodge a complaint about the incident of rape but her complaint was not filed. She reached the railway track to commit suicide, where the woman was rescued by the railway police.


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