A Delhi police group of 15 officers arrived in Jaipur this morning to arrest Rajasthan Minister Mahesh Joshi’s son Rohit, who’s accused of raping a 23-year-old girl.
The police group visited two residences of the minister within the metropolis, however the accused was not current there, officers stated.
In her grievance, the girl alleged that the minister’s son raped her on a number of events between January 8 final 12 months and April 17 this 12 months, and in addition promised to marry her.
The girl stated she developed a friendship with Rohit Joshi on Fb final 12 months they usually have been in touch since then.
She additionally accused Rohit Joshi of kidnapping and blackmailing.
“Throughout their first assembly, she alleged, he spiked her drink and when she wakened the subsequent morning, he confirmed her bare pictures and movies which apprehensive her,” reads the FIR.
She additional acknowledged that on August 11, 2021, she discovered that she was pregnant along with his child and alleged that he compelled her to take a capsule however she did not.
Reacting to the allegations towards his son, Mr Joshi stated, “As a substitute of hypothesis and the media trial on this case, police ought to be allowed to do their job. I’m certain police will do justice, go deep and discover out the reality.”
In the meantime, the Opposition BJP within the state alleged that the state authorities is making an attempt to avoid wasting the accused. “It’s unlucky that the federal government is making an attempt to avoid wasting the accused. It’s the Congress tradition, which tries to cowl up such instances ultimately, which is unlucky,” Chief of Opposition within the state Meeting Gulab Chand Kataria stated final week.
Mahesh Joshi is taken into account to be a detailed aide of Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot.