Rajkot: A 24-year-old woman from Surat lodged a complaint of rape against her former fiance, a resident of Palitana town in Bhavnagar district.
She also named his father in the complaint and accused him of threatening her. The woman was engaged to Ketan Mer. On July 19, when she came to meet him from Surat, he took her to a private guest house in Sihore and allegedly raped her four times. After few days, he called her and threatened to break off the engagement, calling her “characterless”.

When the woman approached Ketan’s father, Vinu Mer, he too threatened her and the engagement was called off. The woman, who lives with her family in Amroli area of Surat, lodged a plaint with Sihore police on Monday. The accused were arrested. tnn

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