Bhubaneswar, May 17: A man was arrested by Mahila police for allegedly raping a girl on the pretext of marrying her at a slum in Unit-VI area.
The accused has been identified as Brajasundar Sahu.
According to the police, Brajasundar had kept the girl in his residence and promised her to marry her. He also developed physical relation with the girl.
However, the accused denied her to marry after the girl asked him to marry. Later, the victim filed a written complaint at Mahila police station in this regard, basing on which the police registered a case and nabbed the accused last night.
The accused was forwarded to court today, said an official.