Girl’s rape and suicide in Jagatsinghpur: NCSC members arrive in Odisha for investigation

Jagatsinghpur: A member of the National Scheduled Castes Commission (NCSC), Yogendra Paswan arrived in Odisha on Thursday to investigate a shocking incident in which a girl was allegedly raped in Trentoi village near the Nagaon police border in Jagatsinghpur district Committed suicide.
Paswan met the family members of the deceased girl, who allegedly committed suicide on 7 November after failing to get justice. ‘.
The girl allegedly committed suicide after a young man, who was in a one-sided love affair, and circulated objectionable pictures of her. The accused was arrested on 9 November, two days after the girl’s death.“Nothing is more heinous than raping a woman and pasting her obscene photographs on the walls. We have directed the district and police administration to analyse the case and add Section 376 (C) to the existing charges against the accused,” said Paswan.
Two days back, MoS Home, Dibyashankar Mishra in his statement in the Odisha Assembly also admitted that the girl ended her life out of shame.
“The girl committed suicide out of shame after a youth who was in a one-sided affair with her, circulated her objectionable pictures,” the minister had said in the House on November 26.

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