November 14, 2021: A married minor was raped allegedly by 400 people in the last 6 months, policemen are alleged to have sexually exploited the victim in Maharashtra as well. Now three people have been arrested over the alleged case.
According to ANI, based on the complaint lodged by the survivor, a case has been registered under the child marriage act, rape, molestation & POCSO, said SP Beed Raja Ramasamy.
The victim’s mother passed away a couple of years ago after which she was married off by her father to a family that ill-treated her, according to India Today. The report further stated that she came back to live with her father and started begging at a bus stand at Ambajogai in the Beed district, this is when she began to face sexual exploitation.
The victim stated that while trying to file complaints at the Ambajogai police station the policemen didn’t take her seriously and sexually assault her.
Prior to the above case, a woman in her 30s was brutally raped and mutilated in the Sakinaka area. The police had informed that the rapist had inserted a rod in her private parts, leaving her in a critical condition.
After the incident, DCP and Additional Commissioner of Police had rushed to the spot and the investigation has been underway. The victim was found in a tempo in an unconscious state. In addition, the Mumbai Police has arrested the accused – Mohan Chauhan. Chauhan was booked under 307, 376, 323 and 504 of the IPC.