Mi­nor files plaint against mother for deal with rapists

DNA (Delhi) - - DELHI - DNA Cor­re­spon­dent cor­re­spon­dent@dnain­dia.net

A mi­nor girl who was al­legedly gang-raped by two men last year filed a com­plaint against her mother for strik­ing a deal of Rs 20 lakh with one of the ac­cused who was out on in­terim bail in or­der to make sure her daugh­ter changes the state­ment in the court. The in­ci­dent was re­ported from outer Delhi’s Aman Vi­har area where the vic­tim resided along with her par­ents.

The mother of the girl was ar­rested by the po­lice on Sun­day whereas her fa­ther is ab­scond­ing.

The vic­tim on April 10 reached the po­lice post in the area stat­ing that her mother was forc­ing her to change the state­ment in the court. The girl also told the po­lice that her par­ents had struck a deal with one of the ac­cused Su­nil who was cur­rently out on in­terim bail met the par­ents of the girl and of­fered them Rs 20 lakh to ask their daugh­ter to change the state­ment. On April 8, Su­nil even threat­ened to kid­nap her if she did not change the state­ment. The fol­low­ing day per­sons known to Su­nil met the par­ents and handed them around Rs 5 lakh.

The girl’s par­ents even beat her up as she re­fused to change her state­ment. When the par­ents of the girl re­turned home, the girl saw them putting the money under the bed. On April 10, as the par­ents left for the court the girl took the bun­dles of cash and reached the po­lice post where she in­formed the of­fi­cials about the deal be­tween the ac­cused and her par­ents.

The po­lice reg­is­tered a case under ap­pro­pri­ate sec­tions of the In­dian Pe­nal Code (IPC). The mother of the girl was ar­rested but her fa­ther man­aged to flee. The girl was sent to a shel­ter home af­ter she feared for her life and re­fused to stay at home. The girl went miss­ing on Au­gust 30 last year. Fol­low­ing which her par­ents filed a com­plaint with the Aman Vi­har po­lice.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from India

© PressReader. All rights reserved.