Neeleswaram girl sexually abused for 2 yrs; stepmother also involved
Kasaragod: Some shocking details has come to light in connection with Neeleswaram rape case in which a minor girl was raped by her father and neighbours. The 16-year-old girl's stepmother also has been named accused in the case after confirming her involvement in the case. It is learnt that the stepmother knew that the girl was being raped by her father and other accused.
According to the police, the girl was being sexually abused for two years. The police took into custody four people including the girl's father, who is also a Madrassa teacher, on the basis of the girl's statement. The other three accused are their neighbours and the girl had revealed their names to the police.
The police said that the girl's father was already involved in some other POCSO cases before this incident. They also found out that the father and the stepmother handed over the girl to others for financial gains. The police also interrogated the doctor who conducted abortion of the girl.
It is hinted that action will be taken against more people. The probe team found out that the girl was being sexually abused for two years. When she became pregnant, she was subjected to abortion. On knowing this incident, her maternal uncles lodged a complaint with the police.