Ahmedabad, (Gujarat): According to Gujarat police, a 19-year-old Dalit girl has alleged that she was raped on the pretext of marriage by a BJP leader’s son at a hotel in Surendranagar district today.
Deputy Superintendent of Police M R Sharma said, the BJP leader is the president of Patdi taluka unit of the party.
The girl in her complaint filed at Patdi police station yesterday night alleging that 23-year-old Bittu Patel took her to a hotel and establish physical relations with her on the pretext of marriage.
Sharma said, “Both of them knew each other since school days and studied in the same college in Patdi town. The victim alleged that she was raped by Patel under the pretext of marrying her.”
He said an FIR has been registered against the accused and the girl has been sent for medical examination.
No arrests have been made yet till yet but search for the absconding accused is on to nabbed the culprit.