MUMBAI : A 60 year old man has been arrested by the Nalla Sopara police for allegedly raping his own 14 year old granddaughter in his home when her mother was away at work. Worse, he would tie her legs and hands and commit the act,said a Nalla Sopara police official.
The accused stayed with the survivor and her mother in a chawl in Hanuman Nagar. The incident occurred last week (Wednesday)when the mother went to work in a household and taking the opportunity, the pest first tied her hands and legs and committed the act and also threatened the survivor not to tell about the incident to anyone or else he would kill her as well as her mother,said the official.
But the gutsy survivor complained to her mother when she returned home from work and on Friday night, a FIR was registered under Section 376 (rape) of the IPC and also Sections under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSOA) 2012 and the accused is in police custody remand after he was produced before the Vasai court. The medical report confirmed rape, said the official.