Palanpur, Apr 22: A 22-year-old boy was put behind the bars on Saturday after he allegedly raped his 46-year-old biological mother in Patan. Also Read - Lockdown News: These States Impose Lockdown-Like Restrictions in March, Only Essential Services Allowed | Full List

According to police, the accused in the case raped his mother on Thursday night around 1 am. He entered her room pretending to drink water, and then forcing himself upon her. Later, he also tried to choke her. Also Read - Gujarat Local Body Election Results Updates: BJP Wins All 31 Seats, PM Thanks Voters, State Cong Chief Amit Chavda Quits

The woman’s cries went unheard as neighbours thought that it was one of their regular fights. Also Read - Gujarat Local Body Election 2021 Updates: Polling Underway, 7% Voter Turnout Till 9 AM in Taluka Panchayats

Rohan was addicted to watching pornography and also used to watch obscene videos in front of his mother and sister. He had also asked for sexual favors from his mother in the past.

The woman said in a statement that she was deeply shocked at her son’s behaviour. She told her husband about the incident after garnering courage. Her husband who is a mason, further lodged a complaint with the police after his elder son advised him to do so.

Meanwhile, the police have arrested the accused and an FIR has been lodged against him under Sections 376 and 504 of the Indian Penal Code.

The police have sent the woman for medical examination. Further investigation in the case is underway.