Published On : Thu, Jun 24th, 2021

Man arrested for beating, molesting woman for demanding her Rs 13 lakh back

Nagpur: Ajni police have arrested a middle-aged man for beating and molesting a woman who had gone to his house for demanding her Rs 13 lakh back on Wednesday. The woman had paid the money to the accused for purchasing a flat for her.

The 35-year old woman was acquainted with the accused Sanjay Natthuji Rahate (45), resident of Bajrang Nagar, near Siddheshwar Hall, Manewada Road. She had given Rs 13 lakh to the accused Rahate for purchasing a flat for herself.

However, the accused failed to provide her flat. On Wednesday, around 10.30 am, the woman, along with two social workers, went to the house of the accused and demanded her Rs 13 lakh back. However, instead of returning her money, the accused started abusing her and molested her. The accused even thrashed the woman.

Ajni Woman PSI Mahure, acting on the complaint of the woman, booked the accused Sanjay Rahate under Sections 354(A), 294, 323, 509 of the IPC and arrested him. Further probe is underway.