KOUSIK SENRaiganj: A tribal woman, suspected to be mentally challenged, was raped at a village under Kushmandi police station of South Dinajpur district on Sunday night. Police have arrested a local resident, Ramprabesh Sharma, in connection with the case and a probe is on. Sources said the woman, who has been deserted by her husband, used to stay at her father's place. Now, the woman is in Malda Medical College and Hospital," a police official said. After the incident, tension spread in the area as some local people joined protests and demanded immediate police action.
Source: The Telegraph February 19, 2018 20:37 UTC