Published On : Thu, Apr 16th, 2015

Boy rapes minor girl with marriage promise; arrested


Nagpur: Doling out fake marriage promise, a 23-year old boy repeatedly raped a 16-year old girl. Later, when the girl insisted on marriage the accused boy abused and thrashed her and bluntly refused to tie the nuptial knot. The accused rapist boy has been arrested.

The evil-minded accused has been identified as Badal Dilip Patankar (23), resident of Kharbi, Nagpur. The accused Badal Patankar, with nefarious designs in his mind, first trapped the 16-year old girl, resident of Nandanvan, with marriage promise and later raped her over a period of more than three years – from July 2012 to April 2015. The accused Badal showed his true colours when the girl insisted on marriage with her. He abused and thrashed the girl and even threatened to kill her if she persisted with her demand. Disgusted by the behavior of the accused the girl registered a case at Nandanvan police in this regard.

API Kamble, acting on the complaint, booked the accused Badal Patankar under Sections 376, 323, 504, 506 of IPC and arrested him.