Youth Tries To Rape Girl For Refusing His Love Proposal

Youth Tries To Rape Girl For Refusing His Love ProposalThe victim girl at Santipur state general hospital

Santipur, Aug. 11: A 21 Year old man allegedly tried to rape a class 11 girl and beaten up her brutally last night on a deserted road as she refused to accept his proposal to develop an love affair with him.

The incident occurred at about 8pm near Masjidbari area of Vivekananda Nagar school road in Nadia’s Santipur, a little away from the girl’s residence when she was returning home after attending a computer class riding a bicycle.

Angry over the refusal, the youth with support of his two friends, who were on a bike, had allegedly pulled down the girl from cycle and dragged her to an abandoned house where they tried to rape her. But, as the girl managed to escape they nabbed her chasing about 100-meter and beaten up her brutally before leaving her in unconscious state on the road.

Some pedestrians took her to Santipur state general hospital and informed her father, who in turn called the police. The girl at present admitted to Santipur state general hospital with multiple injuries all over her body.

“The youth dragged me inside an abandoned house and tried to rape me. He tried to strip my clothe. But, I managed to flee. Then they caught me chasing on the bike and started beating me ruthlessly. They molested me open on the road, punched me on my chest, face, head and slapped me repeatedly. I fell on the ground and then they started kicking me on my lower abdomen. I cried out in pain and become unconscious” – The Victim Girl

Police have started a case on the basis of a complaint lodged by the girl’s father, handloom worker against prime accused Samir Dhar, son of a weaver and his two unidentified aides. However, the trio went absconding.

Nadia Superintendent of police Sheesh Ram Jhajharia said: “We have started a case against the trio for rape attempt on the girl and for causing grievous injuries to her under relevant sections of IPC as well as for sexual assault on the girl under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012”

Girl’s father said: “Samir, son of a weaver, who lives in Govindapur area of Santipur town had been stalking her daughter for over a year. He used to follow my daughter on her way to school and private tuition. However, she never reciprocated. The youth, nevertheless always tried to impress her with desperate and made indecent proposals on a number of occasions. But, my daughter never agreed which probably made him angry”.

The girl said: “The youth dragged me inside an abandoned house and tried to rape me. He tried to strip my clothe. But, I managed to flee. Then they caught me chasing on the bike and started beating me ruthlessly. They molested me open on the road, punched me on my chest, face, head and slapped me repeatedly. I fell on the ground and then they started kicking me on my lower abdomen. I cried out in pain and become unconscious”

Jayanta Biswas, superintendant of Santipur state general hospital said: “The girl has suffered multiple injuries, but is now in stable condition. However, she has severe pain in her lower abdomen for which we have sought opinion of a gynecologist, who would examine her and submit the report”.

Picture by Abhi Ghosh