Raighar, Nov 10: Two teachers have been arrested for allegedly raping an 11-year-old girl student in school premises in Raighar block of Nabarangpur district.
The teachers reportedly committed the gruesome crime in the school toilet on Tuesday, said police. The victim, a class VI student of a government school under Kundei police limits, narrated her ordeal to her parents on Thursday after she developed severe pain.
She was taken to a community health centre for treatment where the doctor revealed that she might have been sexually assaulted. The girl’s parents lodged a complaint at Kundei police station yesterday. Police immediately took the two accused in to custody, one of whom is the school headmaster. The victim was sent for medical examination.
Inspector-in-charge of Kundei police station Prasant Sethi said a case under section 376 (db) of the Indian Penal Code and section 6 of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act has been registered against the two.