Kanpur: In an alleged sexual assault case of a Russian lady by an Military officer right here at Cantt space on December 10, the victim has got her statement modified into recorded by police below Fraction 161 of CrPC. The accused officer has earlier tried to molest the victim, acknowledged the police.
Nikhil Pathak, ASP, Kanpur, told Zee News that the police despatched the victim to the district sanatorium for scientific examination, adding that the accused officer, Colonel Neeraj Gehlot, will quickly be arrested.”
The accused Colonel is absconding for the previous 48 hours. The cell phone of the accused is turned into on, but the police and surveillance teams did now not nab the accused Colonel.
The Russian lady modified into raped after being invited by the accused for dinner at the officer’s mess in the metropolis’s Cantt space on December 10.
The incident modified into reported when after the victim’s husband, a civilian, lodged a grievance in opposition to the accused at the Cantt police design on December 12, stating that his friend Colonel Neeraj Gehlot requested him and his partner to come reduction for dinner at his real feature.
The man modified into allegedly offered a drink laced with sedatives when he reached the Colonel’s real bungalow alongside with his partner. After taking the drink, the man modified into knocked out of his senses. The Military officer then forcibly took his friend’s partner to one other room and overpowered to rape her.
The victim later narrated the incident to her husband, who then accompanied her to the police design to file the grievance.