42 year old man raped his daughter for one year in Hosur
On Tuesday, a 42 year old man was arrested by all the women police(AWP) in Hosur in Krishnagiri for raping his 15-year-old daughter. Police said that the man was continuously raped and molested the girl for more than a year. Sources said that the victim was four months pregnant.
The accused Rajesh Sharma, of Poladpur in Bihar, married Saraswathi Devi 16 years ago. The couple has two daughters and four sons and they reside in Kamaraj Nagar in Sipcot near Hosur. The couple worked as contract workers in private companies in Hosur.
On June 20, on the missing of both their daughters, Saraswathi Devi lodged a complaint with the Sipcot police on the same night after they could not find them. Based on the complaint, the police registered a case and searched for the girls.
On Monday night one of the girls returned home. When the police questioned her, she said that the girl ran away to their friend’s house after they found that her sister was pregnant. Sharma continuously raped, and molested his elder daughter for more than a year. The girl who returned home on Monday informed us about the same. The accused also confessed during interrogation and based on his confession we handed him over him to the AWP on Tuesday,” the police said. They added that the AWP registered a case and arrested him on the same day. He was lodged at Salem Central Prison.
The Hosur AWP said the victim was sent to a government home in Hosur and would go through a physical examination at the Hosur government hospital.