A Deputy Commissioner of Police has been booked for allegedly raping a 22-year-old daughter of a female police constable in the Aurangabad police force.
DCP (Zone II) Rahul Shrirame has been booked under various sections f rape, cheating, voluntarily causing hurt and criminal intimidation of the Indian Penal Code after he allegedly molested the lady on the pretext of guiding her for the Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC) exam,.
“The lady, in her complaint, alleges that she was repeatedly assaulted sexually by Shrirame between February and June. At present, Shrirame is on leave. We are instigating the probe against him,” said DCP Vinayak Dhakne who is investigating the case.
The action against Shrirame was imminent after he was sent on forced leave on June 14 by the newly appointed Aurangabad Police Commissioner Chiranjeev Prasad.
Meanwhile, the opposition Congress and NCP criticised the government over the alleged rape.