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Bhopal: Four years after live-in relationship, girl lodges rape case


BHOPAL: After four years in a live-in relationship, a girl has accused her partner of rape. The girl lodged a case with Ashoka Garden police station on Sunday.

According to reports, 24-year-old Priya Gupta runs dance classes at Amrit Complex, 80ft Road. She was in a live-in relationship with Rajiv Sharma, who works in an automobile showroom.

After Rajiv’s refused to marry her, Priya lodged a complaint of rape against him. Police have registered a case under Section 376 of the IPC. SHO Virendra Singh Chouhan said, “Complainant used to run dance classes. The accused works with Sanghi Automobile showroom. They were in relationship since 2013. When accused refused to marry the complainant, she lodged rape case with police.”