Hyderabad: 23-year-old girl claims sexual assault by father on multiple occasions
In a horrific incident, a 23-year-old married woman has alleged that her 52-year-old father, a mason by profession, had sexually assaulted her on several occasions since her childhood.
The victim, who is a resident of Golconda informed the police that her father who practices masonry in the vicinity of Gulshan Colony near Seven Tombs threatened her and had been demanding sexual favours and has been assaulting her since she was a child.
“My father has been sexually harassing me and so many times he raped me since my childhood. He threatened me with dire consequences if I inform anyone about the exploitation.”
The woman alleged that even after marriage, her father had called her to various places where he sexually assaulted her and threatened her to keep shut. “My father has been sexually harassing me and so many times he raped me since my childhood. He threatened me with dire consequences if I inform anyone about the exploitation.”
The police registered a case and sent the victim to a ‘Bharosa’ centre to record her statement.
“The victim in her complaint stated that her father has been sexually assaulting her since childhood, and always used to threaten her of dire consequences if she revealed anything,” the police mentioned.
The police said the woman had initially lodged a false complaint about some property issues, the Deccan Chronicle reported. The complaint was later changed after which the case was registered and further investigation ensued.
The most recent gruesome case that came to light was that of a 21-year-old girl who was gang-raped in a government guest house called Morni guest house. The husband of the victim was arrested by Panchkula police and the case shocked the nation as it came across as a horrific sex trafficking instance.