Nagpur: In an outrageous incident, a 21-year old boy raped a minor girl, daughter of landlord, at knife point. The accused rapist, who also held out a threat to kill the girl and her father, has been arrested.
The accused has been identified as Ashok Kumar Thakre (21), resident of Jaripatka. Ashok Kumar stays as tenant in the girl’s house. On February 8 around 7 pm, the accused entered the girl’s when she was alone. Once inside, the accused Ashok Kumar whipped out a small knife and threatened to kill the girl and her father. With these scary words, the accused put the knife at the minor girl’s throat and raped her. The girl probably kept her mouth shut initially but later narrated the nasty act of the accused to her parents who immediately registered a case with Jaripatka police in this connection.
Acting on the complaint, PSI A Y Bakal booked the accused Ashok Kumar Thakre under Sections 376(2)(I)(J), 506(B) of the IPC read with Sub-sections 4, 6, 8 of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act and arrested him. Further probe is underway.