Mumbai: A model has filed a complaint against a bar manager in West Bengal’s South 24 Parganas district alleging that he raped her months before their marriage.
As per the complaint, the model was befriended by the accused on social media around one-and-a-half years ago. The two got into a relationship and later decided to marry on November 29.
However, months before the marriage, she was allegedly raped and impregnated by the accused.
The model stated that in August, the accused asked her to come to a vacant house under the pretext of discussing some matters concerning their wedding. He allegedly raped her in that vacant house. He later came to know that she has become pregnant.
In her complaint to the police, the model stated that the accused, after learning that she has become pregnant, forced her to abort.
The accused further refused to tie the nuptial knot with her, according to a report by The Indian Express.
“Over time, a relationship developed between them and the two families met and decided to get them married. They had set their wedding date on November 29. However, before their marriage could be solemnised, she was raped,” the report quoted a policeman as saying.
The police are yet to arrest the accused.