13-year-old girl raped, forced to marry only after converting to Islam

Bengaluru: After raping and blackmailing a minor in Karnataka, a young man named Yunus said that he would marry only after converting to Islam. The police have arrested the accused under the Poxo Act besides the Anti-Conversion Act. According to the police, the accused tampered with photographs of 13-year-old Sagira and later forced her to […]
 


13-year-old girl raped, forced to marry only after converting to Islam

Bengaluru: After raping and blackmailing a minor in Karnataka, a young man named Yunus said that he would marry only after converting to Islam. The police have arrested the accused under the Poxo Act besides the Anti-Conversion Act. According to the police, the accused tampered with photographs of 13-year-old Sagira and later forced her to convert and even said that she would marry only if she converted to Islam.

The accused has been identified as Yunus Pasha alias Fayaz Mohammed. He lived in a house near the victim girl. Police told that the young man had given a smartphone to the girl as a gift. Later he was also talking to her through video call.

The family members of the girl had no information about the phone. Police said that one day the accused took obscene pictures of the girl on a video call. The latter forced her to have a physical relationship.

When the girl refused to have physical relations, the young man threatened the girl that I have obscene pictures of her which I will make viral on social media and WhatsApp. On November 8, the teenager was alone at home with her grandmother, on knowing about which the youth reached home and fed her sleeping pills. Later he raped the girl. The family members of the girl made such a complaint to the police, after which the police arrested the young man. A case has also been registered against him under the POCSO Act.

13-year-old girl raped, forced to marry only after converting to Islam