A madrassa teacher, who allegedly raped a woman after promising to marry her and forced her to undergo abortion, has been booked in Sheeshgarh area of Bareilly.
The woman alleged that she was repeatedly raped by the accused on the pretext of marriage and was forced to undergo abortion. (Representational image)
A madrassa teacher has been booked on rape charges in Sheeshgarh area of the district, police said on Sunday.
According to a complaint filed by the victim, she came to the madrassa four years ago. The accused used to study with her, but he later started teaching at the madrassa.
The woman alleged that both of them fell in love with each other, Senior Superintendent of Police Rohit Singh Sajwan said.
She, however, claimed that she was repeatedly raped by the accused on the pretext of marriage and was forced to undergo abortion.
“Subsequently when the woman went to the house of the youth, she was given death threat and asked to leave the place,” the officer said.
Sajwan said a case was registered against the teacher on Saturday.
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