Uttar Pradesh: 42-Year-Old Army Jawan Arrested for Raping His Teenage Daughter in Meerut
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Meerut, October 9: For allegedly raping his teenage daughter for months, a 42-year-old Army Jawan was arrested on Sunday, October 6, in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut district. Posted in Jammu and Kashmir, the sepoy, who was also accused of torturing, had returned to the city to celebrate Vijayadashami and Diwali with his family, The Indian Express reported. Pune: 4 Army Personnel Booked for Molesting, Raping a Speech Impaired Woman in Hospital Premises.

According to a report, the complainant said that her father tried to rape her younger daughter too. "I would have tolerated all this had my father not tried to rape my younger sister a few days ago. I have decided to teach my father a lesson," the victim said in her complaint. West Bengal Man Lures Minor Girl With Fruits, Rapes Her And Kills After She Starts Crying.

According to the cops, the accused was sending lewd messages to the victim and was also thrashing her without any provocation. The accused has been committing the crime for the last two years.

SP Meerut (Rural) Avinash Pandey said that the wife of accused was also thrashed when she objected sexual harassment of her daughter. Meanwhile, the Jawan has been booked under the charges of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act and rape.