There is an absolutely single day when we don’t listen to news of rape in our nation.
Which is very shameful and strange to hear the news of rape not only come when the rape is done by a criminal or stranger.
In fact, some news comes that the rape to the girls is done by their own fathers, uncles or relatives.
A new case of similar nature has come in front us from Telangana which is making us shocked.
Today a news making headlines in which a man has been arrested from Timmareddiguda city outskirts of Telangana for allegedly raping and impregnating his teenage daughter.
The accused is a laborer, allegedly sexually abused his teenage daughter on the various occasion over the past few months resulting the girl became pregnant at this tender age, police said.
The girl has been sent for medical examination. A rape case under IPC and other relevant sections of POCSO Act was registered and the accused finally take into custody today, a police official said.
City-based child rights NGO Balala Hakkula Sangham honorary president Achyuta Rao stated that the victimised daughter is five-months-old pregnant.
They appealed to the Women and Child welfare officials to examine the possibilities of medical termination of the pregnancy of the girl.
As per the statement of Rao, the girl had lost her mother due to the brutality and tortured of her father in 2007 reportedly.
The Women and Child welfare officials moreover appealed to the officials to take care of the girl properly and it will be well being at government expenses.
A doctor handling the case was quoted by HT as saying-
“She would have appeared for board examinations in about five months, but is eight months pregnant now.”
The situation is out of control as the poor girl is already 8 months pregnant. The doctor added-
“A medical termination of her pregnancy is ruled out because it is well past the permissible 20-week period.”
Police from their investigation said that the victim, the minor girl was not aware of her pregnancy and she gets to know this only some days back-
As per police, she was so scared so she was silent and it was her aunt who discovers that she is pregnant.
As per media reports, when her aunt asked her how she turned to be conceived the girl said that her father had been raping her for months.
PV Padmaja, deputy commissioner of police (DCP), Shamshabad, told HT-
“Though we have all the evidence against the girl’s father to prove he repeatedly raped her, we are getting him medically examined to test his potency so that he cannot deny the heinous act.”
Police have booked the man under Indian Penal Code sections as he rapes repeatedly on a person below 16 years of age, giving false information, and criminal intimidation, besides sections under the Juvenile Justice Act and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.
As per the village sarpanch, “He was in judicial custody for nearly three years after being accused of killing his wife and was acquitted for want of evidence.”
“When he was in jail, we got his daughters admitted to a girls’ hostel. But he pulled his daughters out of the hostel last year.”
What are your thoughts on this shameful incident?
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