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Jabalpur: Teenage girl looking after abused sister in hospital raped

A 14-year-old girl taking care of her elder sister who is an alleged rape survivor at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College Hospital here was raped by the son of a hospital ‘safai’ staff.

india Updated: Jun 25, 2016 00:54 IST
Jabalpur

Police arrested the rape accused, 23-year-old Abhishek Thakur alias Pappu, and booked him for kidnapping and rape under provisions of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012.

A 14-year-old girl taking care of her elder sister who is an alleged rape survivor at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College Hospital here was raped by the son of a hospital ‘safai’ staff.

The alleged rape, which happened in a village outside the premier government hospital, came to light on Thursday when the teenaged girl managed to escape from the clutches of the accused.

Police arrested the rape accused, 23-year-old Abhishek Thakur alias Pappu, and booked him for kidnapping and rape under provisions of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012.

The college administration also terminated services of the Pappu’s mother, who is a contractual safai staff at the hospital, medical college Dean Dr Ruplekha Chauhan told HT on Friday.

According to Garha police station in charge RK Gautam, the girl alleged that Pappu lured her to his house on Tuesday and raped her in the village. The girl had come from village Patan to take care of her elder sister who had recently been admitted to the medical college hospital.

The older sister, also unmarried, was allegedly raped a month ago while she was pregnant. She is admitted to the hospital for observation.