In a bizarre incident, Raju, a resident of Jawahar Nagar situated at Batala road of the holy city, allegedly made his minor daughter, a student of seventh class, his target and established sexual relations with her. The girl, however, reported the matter to her teacher, who provided information in this regard to a local non-government organisation(NGO). The NGO members took the matter to the Police Station(Sadar) which swung into action after receiving the complaint and arrested the culprit.
The victim, Jeeto(name changed), a fifteen year old, elaborated that around three years back her mother had died after felling from the roof of the house. Her father, however, re-married a Patna-based lady. When she was away to Patna in order to pay a visit to her maternal house, her father allegedly had a sexual intercourse with the victim. The accused also repeated the same crime when after coming back, her step mother had gone to a temple, alleged the minor girl while adding that she was forced to disclose the entire episode to her teacher after she fell ill and her teacher questioned her about being absent from the school, Sources further revealed that the matter was reported to a local NGO members and the municipal councilor(MC) of the ward who brought it in the notice of police. Acting upon the complaint, the matter was referred to a lady sub inspector(SI) of the police station. Sheetal Kaur who got the minor girl medically examined, following which a case was registered against the erring “father” and the latter was arrested by the police.