Srinagar: A girl belonging to Bandipora district of north Kashmir’s allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison on Saturday as she was ‘raped’ by her father repeatedly. She succumbed at the hospital where she was rushed for treatment. The incident has left the locals in the area in a state of shock. (ALSO READ – Lucknow: Daughter of Retired Cop Abducted, Gangraped in Moving Car)
The sister of the girl, as quoted in a News18 report, informed that the victim could not reveal the ordeal she went through due to the threat of getting killed. Meanwhile, no suicide note has been recovered by the police during preliminary investigation.
The accused has been arrested by the police and the body of the girl has been taken into custody to carry out further probe. Bandipora SSP Rahul Malik told News18 that an FIR in connection with the case has been registered. “Details will be out as soon as the investigation is launched,” he added.
If the revelation made by the victim’s sister is to be believed, their uncle also used to rape her daughter. After getting to know about it, the father of the victim also started doing the same with her. He would also threaten to kill her as she used to plead before him.
The victim’s sister also revealed that the accused has made several attempts to rape her as well about which she had informed her grandfather, who asked her to remain mum. “I told my grandfather but he told me to not to reveal it to anyone as it would be a humiliation for the family,” she was quoted as informing News18.