Sambalpur: A youth was arrested for allegedly trying to rape his aunt at Kadalipitha village under Katarbaga police limits in Sambalpur district.
The accused was identified as Doctor Khadia (24). He was produced in a court today which remanded him to judicial custody.
According to sources, the victim had gone to take bath in a pond near the village when the accused followed her and tried to outrage her modesty.
Later, the victim lodged a complaint against the accused with Katarbaga police. On the basis of the complaint, the police registered a case and arrested the accused.
The medical examinations of the accused and the victim were conducted, the police said.