Afternoon D & C Dedicated To Mumbai
Home > City news > Man held for raping teenager

Man held for raping teenager

Thursday, January 12, 2017
By Nitesh Poojari

The Palghar police on Tuesday arrested a 33-year-old man for repeatedly raping an 18-year-old girl.

According to police sources, the accused identified as Anand Arun Dukte who hails from Kurje village used to stalk the victim, a college student and a resident of his neighbouring village Balapur in Vikramgad.

Last year in the month of July, when the victim was on her way to college, the accused forcibly abducted her and later raped her at an abandoned farm house. He then threatened her with dire consequences if she disclosed the incident to anyone.  The victim kept mum about the incident, however the accused taking advantage of her silence raped her on several other occasions. Unable to bear anymore exploitation the victim recently narrated her ordeal to a friend who along with the victim's parents registered an FIR at Vikramgad Police Station on Sunday (January 8). The accused was arrested on Tuesday (January 10).

“The accused Dukte was arrested from his home and has been booked under sections 366, 376 (2)(n) and 506 of the Indian Penal Code and under sections (3)(1)(12) of the Atrocities Act of 1989. He was produced before the court where he has been remanded into police custody,” said a police officer.

COMMENTS
No Comments Posted
POST YOUR COMMENTS
Name:  
Email:    
Comments:
 
I refrain from making sexual overtures with my pa
Dr. Rajan B. Bhonsle, M.D. (Bom)
Consulting Sex Therapist & Counsellor
Dr. (Mrs.) Minnu R. Bhonsle, Ph.D.
Consulting Psychotherapist & Counsellor
Astrology
Select Sun sign:
 
Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20)
Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20)News from overseas about work, education or even a marriage proposal is worth considering. Try to improve your relationships with others. Avoid being suspicious about the ulterior motives of people around you. A more positive approach will do wonders for you in your rapport with others. After overcoming your fears and anxieties about nothing at all you realize that life is good after all .A carefree indulgent mood brightens up your love life.
- Advertising -
The Principal of St. John the Baptist High School
Welcome to the world of online examinations! From
The recent suicide of a college student in Mumbai
Read More