Man booked for raping 13-yr-old daughter

Batala, July 10: A 13-year-old girl was repeatedly raped by her 55-year-old father over a period of six months before the pregnant girl was finally rescued by the Gurdaspur Child Development and Protection Officer (CDPO) and brought to the Civil Hospital on Tuesday.The incident came to light after the girl developed some complications, following which worried neighbours called up the CDPO.A case under Section 376 of the IPC has been registered at the Sekhwan police station of the Batala police district.The medical examination of the girl will be conducted on Wednesday.
The victim disclosed that her father worked in a cold store. Her mother had left home a few years ago. “Whenever I was alone my father use to rape me and threaten me with dire consequences if I talked about it with our neighbours,” she said. Video Jagbani

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