CSA In The News – April 12

1. Daily wager’s rescued minor daughter was raped

The medical report of the 15-year-old daughter of daily wager Sonu Parshad, who was finally found three years after she went missing, has testified that she was raped by her employers.

Earlier, the Amritsar police to settle the abduction case, had tried to foist a 13-year-old girl on Parshad early this year claiming it was his missing daughter. The police even tried to convince the Punjab and Haryana High Court with its affidavit stating that “body structure of the girl has changed in two years, that is why the father has not been able to recognise his daughter.” however, a DNA test and numerous hearings later, Parshad’s claim that the girl was not his daughter was proven. The girl was found last week at the house of one V Rajshree at Janakpuri in Delhi, where she was working as a domestic help.

2. Youth jailed for seven years for raping, sodomising minor girl

A youth has been sentenced to a seven-year jail term by a Delhi court for raping and sodomising a minor girl after kidnapping her.

Additional sessions judge Rajneesh Kumar Gupta jailed Uttar Pradesh native Charan Singh for raping the 13-year-old girl for eight days after kidnapping her in March, 2010.

“The evidence of the girl inspires confidence and is reliable. From the evidence, prosecution has proved its case beyond reasonable doubt against Singh that he had kidnapped her with the intention to have illicit intercourse with her,” the court said, while also imposing a fine of Rs 6,000 on him.

3. Man held for raping minor niece, doc booked for terminating pregnancy

BHOPAL: The police arrested a man on charges of raping his minor niece for over three months at Lalaria village and a manhunt has been launched to nab a government gynaecologist, who allegedly provided drugs to the victim to terminate her pregnancy. The incident that had taken place in December last year was reported on Wednesday when the girl unfolded the miseries to her mother.