A woman was allegedly raped by a man on the pretext of showing her a room for rent on Mangroli Marg in Jewar Kotwali area here, police said today. The woman, who lodged an FIR today, has accused one P K Sharma of raping her yesterday on the pretext of showing her a room for rent.
She asked a block-level government employee to help her find a room, Jewar police station in-charge Dinesh Yadav said. In her statement, she alleged that Sharma called her for showing a room at Mangroli Marg yesterday and raped her there, he said. "He also threatened her with consequences and forced her for a settlement. Today she gathered courage and lodged an FIR," Yadav said, adding the victim has been sent for medical examination. The accused will be arrested soon, he added.
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