Man arrested for raping woman with marriage promise


Kolkata: A man has been accused of raping a woman with promises of marriage in the Pilkhana Police Station area of Kanpur. The accused lover has been arrested by police.

According to police, the accused named Golu alias Wasim raped the woman assuring her that he will marry her until she got pregnant. When she pressurized him for marrying her he started avoided him.

The woman told police that five months back the accused called the victim over phone and said that his name was Golu Shukla. They also became good friends. The woman went to the house of the accused on Sunday where she came to know from the neighbours that his real name was Wasim.

Police have filed an FIR against the accused on the basis of the victim’s complaint. Medical test has also been conducted. SSP Salav Mathur said that the accused was arrested on Monday morning. Police have started an investigation into the incident.