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Father held for raping his 15-year-old stepdaughter for last 5 years

Father held for raping his 15-year-old stepdaughter for last 5 years
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Kolkata: Rohin Gayen alias Ranjit, a 48-year-old man arrested for allegedly raping his 15-year–old stepdaughter for the last five years.

The accused was arrested on Thursday from Survey Park area in south Kolkata. He used to alleged rape her whenever he would find her alone at house. Because of this sexual harassment, few months back girl even reportedly run away from home but she was brought back home by accused himself.

According to the statement given by the girl to the police, she informed her mother about the ordeal but she did not take it seriously.

Following the complaint, accused was arrested under Section 376 of IPC and Section 5 of the POCSO Act.