A case of rape under section 376 (2) of the Indian Penal Code has been registered against an Income Tax commissioner by Nagpur district police after a woman doctor alleged raping her under the pretext of marriage and forcing her to abort.
The accused is identified as Sudhadira Balan (35) is a resident of Puducherry.
In the year 2019 the accused was staying in the city for training at the National Academy of Direct Taxes (NADT) while the complainant was working as a resident doctor at Government Hospital. They came in contact when the accused came to hospital for treatment.
The accused had given his mobile phone number to the victim when she told him that she was preparing for UPSC examinations. Later, the accused entered into a physical relationship with the woman under the pretext of marriage.
He allegedly raped her multiple times and also clicked her obscene photos, the official said. When the woman became pregnant, he asked her to abort.
The accused threatened the victim to release her pictures on social media when she insisted on marriage, the official said. A case of rape has been registered under sections 376 (2) of the Indian Penal Code by Khaparkheda Police.