Army Major booked for allegedly raping domestic help, abetting husband’s suicide

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Delhi, Sep 30 : In a shocking case , the police has booked a serving Army Major for allegedly raping his domestic help and driving her husband to commit suicide . An FIR has been registered at Delhi Cantonment Police Station ,but no arrest has been made so far by the police.The police claim the accused have been asked to join the investigation.

The woman has also accused the army personnel of threatening her husband, who committed suicide. The Indian Express  quoted police sources as saying that the woman was allegedly raped on 12 July while her husband was away.Her husband returned and the wife narrated her ordeal. Following this, the accused major not only threatened the couple but also mercilessly beat them up.

She also alleged that the accused raped her on many occasions, following which she went to her in-laws’ home, but her husband stayed back.

Later that month, she got a call from the army Major saying her husband had hanged himself, following which she approached the police, the report said.

The report also claims that the police officials did not acknowledge her complaints, following which she approached a court in Delhi.Following directions from the court ,a case under sections 376 (rape), 354 (molestation), 323 (causing hurt) and 506 (threatening) of the Indian Penal Code has been registered against the Major.


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