Kandhamal: A day after a youth was detained after a minor girl student of a Government Residential School in Daringbadi delivered a baby in the hostel premises, another youth was arrested for impregnating a minor girl on the pretext of marriage at Nuasahi in G Udaygiri area of Kandhamal district today.
The G Udaygiri police arrested Alfans Nayak alias Riku on charges of impregnating a minor girl on the pretext of marriage.
The matter came to light after the mother of girl lodged a complaint with the G Udayagiri police when she found out that her daughter was pregnant.
Sources said Alfans was in love relationship with the minor girl of the same locality and had been maintaining physical relationship with her on the pretext of marriage.
When the girl became pregnant, Alfans started avoiding her.
Meanwhile, the girl was sent to the District Headquarters Hospital (DHH) at Phulbani for a medical examination.
Further investigation is on into the incident.
Notably, a girl student of a State-run Residential School in Daringbadi in the district delivered a baby in the hostel premises on Saturday night.