Noida, July 19
A 45-year-old man was arrested on Sunday for allegedly raping his teenage daughter in Uttar Pradesh’s Greater Noida, police mentioned.
According to officers, the person, who runs a store in a village within the Jewar space, had been forcing himself on his 15-year-old daughter for over a month now.
“Every time she resisted, the accused would threaten to physically harm her mother and continued to rape his daughter,” an official from the native Jewar police station mentioned.
The woman’s maternal uncle obtained to know concerning the incident, and he reported the matter to the police after which an FIR was lodged underneath Indian Penal Code part 376 (rape) and 323 (inflicting damage).
“The accused was held from his house on Sunday,” the official added.
The man has additionally been booked underneath the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012, police mentioned. PTI