Woman alleges rape on pretext of marriage in Jaipur

A 25-year-old woman has alleged that she was raped by a man on the pretext of marriage for three years in Kartarpura area here, police said on Tuesday.

PTI| Updated: Aug 26, 2014, 20:34 PM IST

Jaipur: A 25-year-old woman has alleged that she was raped by a man on the pretext of marriage for three years in Kartarpura area here, police said on Tuesday.

Victim's FIR was lodged upon the direction of the court over her "istgasa" (complaint) yesterday, the Mahesh Nagar police said.

In her FIR, the woman alleged that Surendra Gathala (27) had raped her since 2011 at his house and a hotel on the pretext of marriage, following which she terminated her pregnancy in June 2013, they said.

The accused is yet to be traced, police said, adding he has been booked under various sections of IPC including 376 (rape).

The statement of the woman is yet to be recorded, police said.