Grandfather rapes minor, forced her to undergo abortion in Madhya Pradesh
BHOPAL: A 65-year old man was arrested for raping his
teenage granddaughter for more than 5 months and forcing her to undergo
abortion, in Chhatarpur district of Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday.
The incident took place at a village under Alipura
police station of the district. Police
said as per the complaint Assu Beg, 65, had been raping his 16-year old
granddaughter since March 1, this year.
Both the parents of the girl go to work and she used
to stay alone with her grandfather, said police.
It was only after the girl became pregnant and was
made to undergo abortion by the accused, that her mother came to know about the
incident, police said citing the complaint. Her mother rushed to the police
station after coming to know about the incident along with the survivor and
lodged a complaint at Alipura police station.
Based on the complaint a case was registered and
investigations initiated, police said. The accused was arrested late in the
evening, said additional SP Chhatarpur, Neeraj Pandey.