Dhenkanal, Jan 15: A minor girl delivered a child at the district headquarters hospital here on Friday.
The accused had lured the minor girl to have physical relation and later threatened her when she got pregnant.
The minor girl’s parents had filed a complaint against the accused at Kamakhyanagar police station on December 31 last year after they came to know about her pregnancy.
The accused, identified as Nirmal Maharana of her village, fled the village after the victim’s family knew about her pregnancy.
We have launched a probe into the matter and raids are on to arrest the accused, said police.