Barmer, October eight
A person working within the household farm of a 15-year-old Barmer lady was arrested on Thursday for allegedly raping her with the police saying he was the only offender.
The sufferer had accused two unknown males of raping her earlier on Tuesday in Barmer’s Sheo police station space, however SHO Vikram Sandoo mentioned the first investigation revealed that solely the arrested accused, identified to the lady, was concerned within the crime.
“The matter, nonetheless, is being investigated additional to establish extra info,” he mentioned.
Rajasthan’s BJP president Satish Poonia, in the meantime, met the sufferer’s household and accused the Gehlot authorities of getting failed in controlling the crime in opposition to girls and kids within the state.
Barmer Superintendent of Police Anand Sharma mentioned the accused, recognized as Gangaram, 24, was positioned beneath arrest on Thursday.
“The accused was detained final night time for interrogation on the premise of suspicion and it grew to become clear through the questioning that he raped the lady,” police mentioned.
SHO Sandoo mentioned the accused used to work as a labourer within the farming subject of sufferer’s grandfather.
“They have been acquainted to one another,” he mentioned.
The FIR was registered in opposition to unidentified individuals because the sufferer had mentioned she didn’t know the culprits.
The alleged rape happened beneath the Sheo police station space on Tuesday night when the sufferer’s relations had gone to solid their votes within the panchayat election, they mentioned.
The sufferer had alleged that two males took her on a motorbike to a secluded place and raped her. Additionally they clicked photos of the act, she had mentioned.
“A case was registered in opposition to unidentified individuals beneath related sections of the IPC, POCSO Act and IT Act based mostly on a criticism by the sufferer’s relations,” the SHO mentioned.
The chairperson of Rajasthan State Fee for Safety of Baby Rights, Sangeeta Beniwal, in the meantime, visited the district hospital to fulfill the lady.
Beniwal raised objections that the rape sufferer was admitted to the final ward.
She mentioned the rape sufferer ought to have been stored in a separate ward and never within the normal ward after which the district hospital authorities shifted the lady to a ‘cottage’ ward.
Poonia, in the meantime, met the sufferer’s relations and demanded speedy motion within the case.
He mentioned the crime fee has elevated within the state and the instances of crime in opposition to girls are on the rise beneath the Congress rule.
“Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has failed in retaining regulation and order beneath management. Crimes in opposition to girls are growing and this example is extra harmful than the corona pandemic,” he mentioned.
Poonia mentioned the Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi ought to go to Rajasthan too. PTI