Bhubaneswar: The Good News India Shelter Home at Belatikiri in Dhenkanal district, where girl inmates were allegedly sexually tortured, was sealed in the presence of the Dhenkanal Child District Protection Officer and police this morning.
According to reports, all the inmates of the shelter home have been sent to Government-registered shelter homes located at different places in the district.
Now, a team of the BJP Mahila Morcha has reached the Good News India Shelter Home to take stock of the situation there. The team talked to the CDPO and urged him to take stringent action against the culprits and to ensure safety of girls.
It may be noted the Dhenkanal police arrested shelter home official Seemanchal Nayak and detained its chief in connection with the alleged sexual harassment meted out to some inmates.