In a horrific case reported from Maharashtra, a 65-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping his 15-year-old granddaughter on Monday. The victim’s parents had registered a complaint against the accused.
According to a report of a newspaper, the Bidkin police station inspector Sunil Birla said, recently, the girl complained about stomach ache to her parents and when she was taken to a doctor, where the doctor diagnosed that she was six months pregnant. Following which the girl narrated her incident and told her parents that she was being sexually assaulted by her grandfather.
To abort the child, victim’s parents consulted several gynaecologists but all efforts were unsuccessful. Finally, on Sunday night the parents lodged a case against the accused and he was booked under Section 376 of the Indian Penal Code and various other sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.