Balasore: A seven months’ pregnant woman was abducted from her house and raped by a youth who was nabbed by police in Soro block of Balasore district on Wednesday.
Reportedly, the woman and her sister-in-laws were fast asleep in their house on Tuesday night when the accused Kumandar Nayak (22) stealthily entered the house and abducted the woman over some previous grudge.
He took her to his house in the village and assaulted her, sexually and physically. While her family members rushed to her rescue, Nayak attacked them with a sharp weapon. Later, with the help of villagers, they rescued her on Wednesday morning.
It was after the family members lodged a complaint at Soro police station, the accused was held. As per last reports, the woman has been sent for medical examination following which her statement will be recorded by the police.