Janakpur: In village panchayat Ghagra PS Janakpur under forest area of Bharatpur block an accused was arrested on charges of raping one minor for the last two years. The accused gave the minor assurance of marrying her and on June 30 when the victim delivered a child matter came to light. The accused Kanchan Panika was arrested by the police.
With an aim to save maligning the image of both sides, some public representatives conducted a meeting of both the sides and accused side agreed to agreed to take care of the new born child. But later they backed off from taking the responsibility of treating the new born. Victim’s family members informed that when asked to bear the cost of treatment, accused threatened to kill the victim.
Left with no option victim’s family members reported the matter to police. The victim’s mother informed the police about the delivery of her daughter. Later the accused Kanchan Panika was arrested and sent to jail on judicial remand, said PS in-charge Vivek Khalko.