Man booked Under POCSO Act for Raping 17-year-old daughter

Man booked Under POCSO Act for Raping 17-year-old daughter

Bantwal: A 17-year-old girl being raped by her own father has come to light in Kukkaje, Manchi on April 5.

The victim had recently filed a complaint in the Ullal Police station against her brother-in-law for sexually assaulting her. When the child helpline took up the matter and began investigating, the girl revealed that her father had also raped her thrice.

Dawood has four wives, his first wife has left him, while the other three wives are staying at various places. The victim is the daughter of Dawood’s second wife.

The victim said that her father had raped her twice in her house and once in a lodge in Melkar. Dawood is a driver by profession and is residing in Panemangaluru. Some years ago he shifted to Kukkaje, Manchi.

The Bantwal Police have registered a case under the POCSO act and investigation is on.