Hyderabad: Sexual abuse against women is increasingly reported from city limits with many cases now being unfolded.
In yet another shameful disgusting incident, the granddaughter was impregnated by her grandfather at Meerpet.
The incident came to light after the victim was pronounced pregnant.
According to reports, the victim is a 17-year-old teenager, daughter of Mogulaiah who has been residing at Prashanti Nagar in Meerpet with her father, sister and stepmother Durgamma.
The step-mother’s paternal uncle Mallesh accused in this case usually visited the house where he had sexually assaulted the girl.
The family was shocked to learn about her pregnancy from the doctor when they took her for a checkup after she complained of stomach ache.
The girl narrated her ordeal after the family members confronted her and organised a panchayat which asked the accused to pay her Rs 1.5 lakh.
Depressed over the situation and her pregnancy at the assault of her uncle the victim attempted suicide but was rescued in the nick of the time.
The family has now filed a case against the accused. The police have launched a manhunt to nab the accused.