Gas Stove Repair Shop Owner Arrested for Raping Housemaid

Gas Stove Repair Shop Owner Arrested for Raping Housemaid

Mangaluru: The Pandeshwar Women Police have arrested a 65-year-old man in connection with the rape of his housemaid and aborting the child here on June 14.

The arrested has been identified as Ravi Uchil (65) from Bendurwell.

Ravi Uchil has been running ‘GASCO’, a gas stove repair shop in Bendurwell. According to the complaint filed by the maid, from the past three years, it is alleged that Ravi Uchil was sexually abusing her and she had conceived. When she was four months pregnant Ravi forced her to abort the child. The maid then informed her family members and filed a complaint in the Pandeshwar Women’s police station.

Based on the complaint the Pandeshwar Women’s police arrested Ravi Uchil and produced him before the court where he was remanded to Judicial custody.