Under-secretary of SSC arrested for rape
New Delhi: A 29-year-old married woman has accused an Under Secretary of the Staff Selection Commission of raping her following which the official was arrested by the police.
According to police, the accused, identified as 55-year-old Neshram was arrested by the staff of Vasant Kunj (South) Police Station on Monday after the woman and her husband registered a complaint with the police.
“Neshram was known to the victim’s husband, who works at the airport. The accused frequented their house and had assured the woman of getting her a job in the SSC,” said a police official quoting the victim’s statement.
Neshram, who hails from Maharashtra lives with his family in Vasant Kunj area. His wife and children had gone to Maharashtra.
On Monday afternoon, Neshram reached the victim’s house when her husband was away and allegedly forced himself upon her.
When the victim’s husband returned home, she told him about the incident following which they approached the police and registered a case. The woman was sent for medical examination which confirmed rape following which Neshram was arrested.
He was produced before a local court which sent him to 14 days judicial custody.