Orissa man arrested for raping daughter

April 26th, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by admin  

Bhubaneswar, April 26 (IANS) A man was arrested Saturday in Orissa’s Malkangiri district for allegedly raping his 14-year-old daughter, police said. Bhagban Dakua, 37, a resident of Kudumuluguma village, about 750 km from here, works as a daily wage labourer. He has four children.

Villagers found out that his eldest daughter was pregnant. When confronted by them, Dakua confessed to having raped her and offered to marry her, police said.

Angry villagers beat him up and handed him over to the police. The girl was sent for a medical examination.

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