Ludhiana: A 38-year-old woman has alleged that she was raped by her father from last 22 years, when she was just 16 years old. She alleged that the accused raped her after offering some sedatives and also threatened her if she revealed anything to someone.
Following the shocking revelations and statement of the victim, Daresi Police have registered a case of rape against the accused.
The 38-year-old victim stated to police that when she was 16-year-old in 1994, her father had raped her. Since then the accused has been raping her continuously after offering sedatives. The accused threatened her to remain silent, she alleged.
The victim was married in Delhi but everything did not work well and she was divorced and came back to her parental house.
Last month, the mother of victim came to know about the incident and when asked, the victim narrated everything before her mother. Further, they lodged a police complaint.
The accused has been identified as Ashok Jain, resident of Madhopuri. He is hosiery worker.
A case has been registered against the accused under Sections 376 (rape), 328 (Causing hurt by means of poison) and 506 (threatening) of the IPC
Investigation Officer (IO) in the case, Desraj at Police Station Daresi said that the victim was scared after the threat of her father and did not reveal anything. After her mother came to know everything, she lodged complaint with the police.
Following the statement, a case has been registered against the accused and they have launched manhunt for the arrest, added IO.
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