Bhadrak: A mentally challenged woman gave birth to a baby boy on the road near Bant Square in Bhadrak town on Friday night.
According to reports, the victim delivered the baby without any safety measure. She was later rescued and hospitalised to the district headquarters hospital. The health condition of mother-baby duo is stable now.
The woman had earlier been moving around the town and living on alms. Taking advantage of her loneliness and mental condition, someone had raped her, leading to her pregnancy.