Parents of sexual abuse victim go into hiding

Updated on Oct 22, 2014 09:16 PM IST

Days after the police booked a woman tutor and her two brothers for sexually assaulting her 14-year-old tenant and making explicit videos of the act, the victim's parents are frantic over the likelihood of the clips going viral.

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Hindustan Times | By, Ludhiana

Days after the police booked a woman tutor and her two brothers for sexually assaulting her 14-year-old tenant and making explicit videos of the act, the victim's parents are frantic over the likelihood of the clips going viral.

Hindustan Times is in possession of one of the clips, which ostensibly has been shot using a high quality video camera.

Meanwhile, anxious due to threats by the accused - Radha, 33, and her brothers Raghav and Madhav, all residents of Sham Nagar, the victim's family has gone into hiding. The victim's mother claimed that they had been getting threats to withdraw the complaint.

On the other hands, Radha's parents claim their children have been implicated by the teenager's family as they wanted to grab her property.

While the accused are at large, the police during a raid at Radha's house had recovered 17 sexually explicit videos from her laptop, that show her exploiting the teenager at knifepoint with the help of her brothers. Sedatives, sex toys, knife and some letters addressed to the victim were also recovered.

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    Tarsem Singh Deogan is a senior reporter at Ludhiana. He has 16 years of experience in journalism. He has covered all beats and now focuses on crime reporting.

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