UP: Minor girl allegedly held captive, raped by doctor

    Shahjahanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 11 (TEH): A minor girl was allegedly abducted, held captive and raped by a doctor in Uttar Pradesh’s Shahjahanpur district, the police said on Sunday.The accused, identified as Vinod Kushwah, allegedly took the girl to his hospital on the pretext of hiring her as a domestic help and held her captive in a small room for several days and raped her. When the girl escaped, she narrated the ordeal to her family.The victim’s family alleged that the police, instead of filing a complaint, tried to huff up the matter as the doctor allegedly belonged to a high profile community.”We have received a complaint from the family of a minor girl that the doctor who was treating their daughter took her to Farrukhabad and raped her. A case has been registered under the relevant sections of law and the medical examination of the victim has been done,” Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) SC Shakya told TEH.(TEH)

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