The Hush Post| 2:38 pm| one-minute-read|
In a shocking case, a 14-year-old girl was raped in Sainj sub-urb of Theog tehsil, Shimla. The incident came to light on Thursday.
The case has been registered and the accused has been arrested. The victim had gone to meet her friend in Sainj, about 15-20 km from Theog.
When the victim did not return her mother became anxious and called her friend, who apprised the victim’s mother that she had already left the place.
The victim did not return the entire night. When in the morning, she came home her mother enquired about the reason why she could not make it home on time.
It was then that the victim started crying and narrated the woeful tale. According to a News 18 report, she was confined to a shop in Sainj and molested and raped repeatedly. She was even beaten by the perpetrator and was categorically threatened that she would be killed if she let anybody know of the incident.
The accused owns a shop in Sainj and also has a house there. He is married and has children. The accused is believed to be of Nepalese origin and has been staying here for decades.
The mother of the victim immediately went to the police station and got a complaint registered.
A case has been registered under Section 376 of the IPC and POCSO Act.
Further details awaited—–