We Care For You cell of the city crime branch arrested a person for allegedly forcing a girl into marriage on Friday. He was also pushing her to take the extreme decision of ending her life when she turned down his plea. Additional Superintendent of Police (crime) Amarendra Singh said the girl, a Banganga resident, had lodged a complaint with the cell officials that her old acquaintance Vijay Soni was forcing her to marry him and also threatened her of making her photos viral when she turned him down.

After receiving complaint, cell officials were instructed to investigate the matter. During the investigation, the girl informed officials that she met the accused Vijay a year ago. Vijay is married and he is the father of a child. Victim was friend of accused’s wife and accused got victim’s cell number from his wife. Following which he began sending messages to her. The victim, however, began phone conversations with him.

After a few days, Vijay started misleading victim saying that he has divorced and he want to marry with her. After that the accused had taken her for long drive when he took her photos. The victim came to know that accused is forcing her for marriage without his divorce after which she stopped talking him. The accused started threatening to make her photos viral on social media when she stopped talking him.

The cell officials on Friday arrested Vijay from his residence in Dwarkapuri area and handed him over to Banganga police station for further action. Accused told the police that he hails from Bhopal and presently works as an Agarbatti seller in the city. He was trying to get divorced and trying to make marry with victim but she had stopped talking him so he started threatening her.

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