Balasore, Sep 22: In a shocking incident, a pregnant woman was allegedly raped by a 50-year-old man in Raibania area of Balasore district.
The incident came to fore after a complaint was filed in this regard on Tuesday.
According to sources, the victim had gone to fetch water from a tube-well, nearer to the accused Ajay Samal’s house. Finding her alone, Samal forcefully took him to his bathroom and allegedly raped her and thrashed her.
However, the woman managed to escape from the spot.
On Tuesday, the woman along with his family members filed a written complaint at Balasore SDPO office.
The police also launched a probe into the matter.