Associate director booked for raping woman on promise of marriage
Kochi: Elamakkara police registered a case against an associate director in the film industry over charges of raping a woman after promising to marry her. The accused is identified as Rahul Chirakkal (32), a native of Palluruthy. It is reported that a woman from Pathanamthitta lodged a complaint against him.
In the complaint, the woman alleged that Rahul has been sexually exploiting her after giving false promise of marriage for nearly two years. She got acquainted with Rahul through social media in 2017. Her complaint also revealed that the accused borrowed items worth Rs 6 lakh from her after convincing to marry her.
The woman purchased an iPhone and laptop for him and gold earrings for his mother. The complaint also pointed out that the accused made the woman pay for his flight ticket.
The woman decided to file a complaint against Rahul after she came to know that he was inviting wedding proposals. Elamakkara Station House Officer D. Deepu informed an investigation is underway.