Malkangiri: Police here on Tuesday arrested a man, teacher by profession, for allegedly raping and impregnating a minor girl under Malkangiri police limit in the district.
The arrested has been identified as Sara Padiami, of Kichipali village.
According to sources, the teacher at Nuaguda Village School under Chalanguda panchayat in the district had developed physical relationship with the minor luring her on various pretexts. The incident came to fore after she got pregnant.
Later, a compliant regarding the incident was lodged at the local police station.
Based on the complaint, Malkangiri PS IIC Ramprasad Nayak arrested the accused teacher.