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18 January 2019


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Dhenkanal/Kalhandi: A minor girl aged about 14 years has been allegedly impregnated while she was at a relative's place during the winter vacation. The incident has been reported from the Sadar Block of Dhenkanal district.

The matter came to light after the Hostel Suprintendent of a Government school in Saptasajya filed a comlaint with the police. The girl in question is a student of Standard VIII in the same school.

“A FIR has been registered on the basis of the hostel suprintendent’s complaint and a lady officer deputed to probe into the matter,” Dhenkanal SP Santosh Nayak said.

District Social Welfare Officer and District Child Welfare Committee members are also conducting an inquiry into the incident, said sources.

In a similar case in Kalahandi’s Narla, a class-IX girl student of a residential school had to be rushed to VIMSAR Burla after she complained of profuse bleeding. According to sources, the girl, a native of Bihar had taken abortion pills after which her condition worsened.

"The doctors had referred her to Burla from where she was taken the girl home. We have sought a report from the doctor on this matter," Bhawanipatna Sub-Collector, Mirdha Toppo said.

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Malay Kishore Nayak, IIC Sadar Police Station, Dhenkanal

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Mirdha Toppo, Sub-Collector, Bhawanipatna