Jammu and Kashmir : In a sensational case of sexual exploitation against a minor, a girl from North Kashmir’s Bandipora district committed suicide on Saturday after being allegedly raped by her father.
As per reports from the victim’s sister, the accused father has been repeatedly raping his own daughter and even tried to rape the younger one but she managed to tell her grandfather who instead told her to hush up the entire incident for fear of bringing bad repute to the family.
The victim girl was rushed to a hospital after she consumed poison where she succumbed, the police said.
The police have arrested the accused and the dead body of th girl has been taken into the custody for medico-legal formalities.
“We have registered an FIR in th case. Facts will be revealed soon as we have started the investigation,” SSP Bandipora, Rahul Malik told to media.
The victim’s sister alleged that her uncle also used to rape his daughter. “When my father got to know about my uncle he started doing the same with my sister. She pleaded before him but he would threaten to kill her,” she said.
The girl has accused her father of attempting to rape her as well and when she tried to tell this to her grandfather he asked her to push up the matter.