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School check-up reveals girl impregnated by teen brother in Vittal

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, March 10, 2019: After a local primary health care centre arranged a health checkup for school students in Vittal, the doctors found a minor girl was pregnant. The victim was allegedly impregnated by her 17-year-old minor brother. The police investigation in the case is underway.

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According to a report, the health camps were often organised in the district to ensure good health of the government-run school students. After the healthcare centre doctors noticed changes, the girl was immediately sent for tests. These tests were conducted in Lady Goschen medical hospital, Mangaluru where the doctors declared that she was four months pregnant.

The school teachers immediately informed the local police about the incident and the girl’s family was informed as well.

Meanwhile, during interrogation the girl revealed that her 17-year-old brother sexually assaulted her. However, the police have booked the minor and he has been sent to centre under the Juvenile Justice Board. The police are investigating the case through all angles.