Jharsuguda: Police on Monday arrested a 27-year-old man on charges of raping a married woman in Jharsuguda district on January 9.
The accused has been identified as Pappu Yadav.
According to sources, on January 9, the victim had gone to Jharsuguda court to meet her husband who had a hearing on that day. She was returning home when the accused offered her lift. The accused took the woman to an isolated place and outraged her modesty.
Later, the woman along with her husband approached the BTM Police station and lodged an FIR. Based on the plaint, a case was registered and a probe was initiated.