Mayurbhanj: In yet another shameful incident, a class IX girl of a Sevashram school under Udala police limits in Mayurbhyanj district was found to have a few months pregnancy.
According to reports, the girl from Kaptipada area is a student of Shalakhunta Ashram School. She was staying in the school hostel. She was admitted to the Baripada medical college and hospital after she complained of stomach pain. After necessary medical examination, she was found to be pregnant.
However, it is not known how she was impregnated.
The matter came to light after the headmaster of the school lodged a complaint at Udala police station.
Based on the complaint of the headmaster, Udala police reached the spot and started investigation.
Notably, a minor student of a state-run tribal residential school in Kandhamal district delivered a baby boy in her hostel on January 13. The incident triggered much furore and political outrage in the State.