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Updated on: Sunday, November 07, 2021, 02:23 PM IST

Indore: Father, neighbour arrested for raping minor daughter

The victim, who is pregnant, finally revealed the ordeal to her grandmother on Saturday.
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Indore (Madhya Pradesh): A 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her father and one neighbour for the last eight months in Indore’s Khajrana locality, sources said on Saturday.

The victim, who is pregnant, finally revealed the ordeal to her grandmother, who took her to the police station and lodged a complaint on Saturday evening.

Police have registered a case against the father and the neighbour under relevant sections of IPC and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act and also arrested the accused.

The girl, in her complaint to police, said that her father and a neighbour identified as Sonu were raping her from March, this year. The duo raped her on many occasions. They threatened her with dire consequences if she would reveal it to anyone.

Police officials from Khajrana police station confirmed the incident and said that the accused would be produced in the court soon. “The girl is being counselled. She has also been kept under observation of doctors,” a police officer said.

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Published on: Sunday, November 07, 2021, 02:23 PM IST
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