Bhubaneswar: An awful incident has come to the fore at Soro in Baleswar district where an elderly widow was raped by a youth and subsequently the victim attempted to commit suicide in shame last night.
According to reports, the youth barged into the house of the widow and raped her when she was alone in the house. Soon after the incident, the victim tried to end life but was rescued by family members.
Acting on the complaints of family members, police rushed to the village and arrested the youth. The youth has now been forwarded to court and then sent to jail custody, according to reports.