Labourer held for raping minor daughter: Gurgaon Police

He allegedly threatened his daughter with dire consequences if she told anyone, police said. He allegedly raped her on two other occasions over the next few days, added police.

By: Express News Service | Gurgaon | Published:November 13, 2016 4:00 am

A 35-year-old labourer has been arrested by police for allegedly raping his 10-year-old daughter multiple times over the last 14 days at their home in Rajiv Nagar. According to police, the accused allegedly raped his daughter about two weeks ago when they were alone at home.

He allegedly threatened his daughter with dire consequences if she told anyone, police said. He allegedly raped her on two other occasions over the next few days, added police. The girl eventually confided in her mother and grandfather on Wednesday, and a case was registered under sections of the POCSO Act at Civil Lines police station. The girl’s medical examination confirmed rape, police said.

“The accused was arrested. on Thursday. He has been produced in court and sent to judicial custody,” said ACP Manish Sehgal, PRO of Gurgaon police. ENS