Gurjant Singh of Kassuwala Mour in Ferozepur district is charged with raping a woman in his close relations from Chak Tare Wala village in this district.
In the police complaint at Dharamkot, the victim stated that Gurjant Singh had exploited her sexually over the past few months on the pretext of marriage.
Mangal Singh, assistant sub-inspector of police at Kamalke, confirmed the registration of a case against Gurjant Singh, who is a computer mechanic at Makhu town in Ferozepur district.
The victim's parents told the police the suspect had told their daughter that he had decided to marry another woman, and even village elders had failed to make him see reason. After the victim took the matter to the senior superintendent of police, he issued an order for her medical examination in Moga.