Dhenkanal, Apr 27: A 35-year-old mentally unstable woman who was abandoned by his husband, was raped and impregnated by some unidentified person at Nihal Prasad area in the district, police said today.
The incident came to fore after the family members of the victim filed a written complaint in this regard at Nihal Prasad police station.
According to the report, the victim was married 13 years ago and has two children. After she developed mental illness, her husband has abandoned her for past two years following which she was residing in her parents’ home in Dhenkanal.
Taking advantage of her mental illness somebody raped her following which she conceived. Police have registered a rape case and initiated a probe into the matter.