According to the official, the sufferer was repeatedly raped by a 34-yr-previous man, recognized as Rehan, a resident of Maujpur, Delhi, since November 21.
The sufferer lady, who was accompanied by her mom and sister, lodged a criticism on December 5 after which, a counsellor appointed by Delhi Commission for Women was referred to as, however because the sufferer was deaf and mute, an interpreter was required for recording her assertion.
“Due to late night hours, any interpreter wasn’t available. Later, a private interpreter was arranged and DCW counsellor counselled the victim with the help of the interpreter and her statement was also recorded with the help of the interpreter,” the official stated.
The medical examination of the sufferer was performed on the Jag Pravesh Chandra Hospital. The police registered a case below sections 376(2)(n) and 506 of the Indian Penal Code on the Bhajanpura police station and the investigation was taken up.
During the course of investigation the accused was arrested after which the cops produced him earlier than an area court docket on Monday.
“The Court has sent the accused to judicial custody,” the official knowledgeable, including that additional investigation in the case remains to be on.
Recently, throughout an occasion, Delhi Police Commissioner Rakesh Asthana had averred that the protection of the ladies in the nationwide capital is their topmost precedence. “Overall the approach is that if a woman is in distress, if a child is in distress, then proper attention is given to them,” Commissioner Asthana had stated.
But what do the figures say?
The crime in opposition to girls in the nationwide capital continued to point out an upward trajectory, in comparison with final yr’s knowledge.
According to the info compiled by the Delhi Police, 1,725 girls have been allegedly raped in the present yr until October 31 in town. In 2020, 1,429 girls needed to face the heinous crime until the identical interval. Comparing to the info with the final yr, there was a rise of 20 per cent.
In 2020, the full variety of crimes in opposition to girls stood at 7,948 which this yr has elevated to 11,527. In whole, the crime in opposition to girls has elevated by an enormous 45 per cent in the nationwide capital in simply (previous) 10 months.