Kerala: Man held for raping, impregnating minor daughter

The man, who has eight children from two wives, has been living with his children without much social contacts. Both his wives were dead.

Kerala: Man held for raping, impregnating minor daughter



The Kerala police have arrested a man on the charge of raping his 16-year-old daughter.

The man, who has eight children from two wives, has been living with his children without much social contacts. Both his wives were dead.

The girl, a 10th standard student, was found six-month pregnant during a medical examination and she admitted that she was impregnated by her father, The Hindu reported.

The girl was found in her father’s captivity when Childline officials intervened following a tip-off.

The girl had stopped attending classes over a month ago. The officials found the girl locked up inside the house, and the father refused to let them meet her.













The girl was rescued with the help of the police.

The girl and her younger sister were rescued and shifted to Nirbhaya Home.

Two of her brothers were also shifted to the Government Children’s Home.

The police said the health of the other children had to be checked.