Rourkela: Odisha DGP Abhay has suspended the IIC of Birmitrapur police station over his alleged connection with the alleged rape of a minor girl.
The accused official is identified as Anand Chandra Majhi. The IIC is reportedly absconding, the sources added.
Two policemen, including a senior officer, of Biramitrapur police station are in the dock over alleged rape of a minor girl, who was found roaming in the town recently.
A Government doctor has also been accused of illegally terminating her pregnancy. District Child Protection Officer (DCPO) of Sundargarh S Jena lodged a complaint with Raiboga police against six persons in this regard on Tuesday evening.
Apart from the doctor and two cops, three others are also accused in the crime.
Basing on the statement of the 13-year-old victim and report of the child welfare committee (CWC), a complaint has been filed against two cops of Birmitrapur police station, the girl’s step-father and two male friends, all of whom she accused of raping her over a period of four months.
The doctor of Birmitrapur community health centre (CHC)-II has also been accused of illegal termination of her pregnancy. A police team led by a lady DSP also recorded the victim’s statement at the Childline shelter home.