RAJKOT: A 30-year-old from Quarters area in Rajkot on Saturday lodged a complaint against her 59-year-old uncle.

According to the officials of Rajkot mahila police station, the accused, identified as Yogesh Kubawat alias Bhikhu, raped the woman twice after taking her to perform a religious ritual.

The accused allegedly threatened the victim to cast a spell of black magic on her husband and raped her twice, first time in her house and the second time at his home where he had called her.

“We are yet to arrest Kubawat as he was hospitalized, immediately after the filing of an FIR against him. Once he is discharged from the hospital, we will arrest him,” said Mahila police station inspector P B Sapra.

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