Hyderabad Police have arrested a man from city outskirts for allegedly raping and impregnating 16-year-old daughter on Sunday.
According to police, a case was registered against the man by the victim after she was counselled by a city based NGO Balala Hakkula Sangham.
Achyuta Rao honorary president of the NGO told to the media, “Girl is now five months pregnant.”
She has also appealed to the to Women and Child welfare officials to examine the possibilities medical termination and take care of the girl on government cost.
Hyderabad Police said, that the accused is a labour and he allegedly rape his daughter several times over the past few months. Multiple rapes of the victim by her father led to her impregnation.
Police have registered an FIR under relevant Indian Penal Code (IPC) sections and POSCO acts. “The accused has been arrested,” said Hyderabad Police.
Police also informed the media that Rao had lost her mother in 2007 to the accused's brutality.