Koraput: Another case of a minor schoolgirl giving birth to a child has come to the fore in Odisha with Class IX student of the Balada Sevashram (residential school for SC and ST students) in Koraput district delivering a baby girl.

The condition of the minor girl and the newborn is stated to be stable.

According to reports, school principal Bidu Bhusan Nayak had allegedly raped the minor girl and impregnated her.

Reportedly, the school authorities fearing that the matter would come out had not allowed the girl to go to her home in the Durga Puja vacation.

Following which her family members were suspected some foul play and had filed an FIR with the Police.

Meanwhile, Police have arrested the accused principal.