A 45-year-old father was arrested by the Rajagopalnagar police against the charges of sexual assault with his 16-year-old daughter.
The accused was identified as Ramesh, a resident of Rajagopalnagar, Bengaluru. The complaint was filed against the father by the victim’s mother.
It has come to light that when the victim’s mother was away from home at work, the accused used to reportedly sexually assault the girl and also threatens the girl not to disclose the matter to her mother.
The father not only sexually assaults the girl but also blackmails the minor that if she discussed the incident with her mother than after knowing the matter she will commit suicide.
The neighbors of the victim have told the mother that something was wrong with the girl and her behavior when mother questions the girl she didn’t reveal the incident in front of her mother.
Later, the victim was taken to the temple by the mother and her relatives thinking she will reveal what was disturbing her a lot, there the girl revealed about the sexual assault.
When questioned was raised by the relatives and mother, at first father denied it but later accepted the allegations.
The police have registered a complaint under the Pocso Act against the father and the further investigations in under process.