Bagaha: You will also be shocked to know the decision given by the local panchayat in the case of rape in Bagaha, Bihar. Efforts were made to cover up the matter by paying Rs 2 lakh as a token of respect to the victim. The incident is of a village in Bhaironganj police station area, where the panchayat sitting on the rape case tried to end everything by giving Rs 2 lakh to the victim.
Although the rape offender refused to pay Rs 2 lakh to the victim on time, after which the victim reached the police station, but the police did not register a case there too. At the same time, the family members came to know about the rape of the victim when she became pregnant. It is alleged that the 60-year-old neighbor kept raping the minor and when she became pregnant, gave her medicine for abortion due to which she started having stomach ache. Thereafter, the minor narrated the entire incident to his mother.
After this, the villagers called the panchayat and settled the matter by ordering the criminal to pay a fine of Rs 2 lakh for the marriage of the victim. At the stipulated time, the offender promised two lakh compensation to the victim but later reneged. Then the minor woman reached the police station to register a case, but there too no one listened to her. After receiving the news of the entire matter, the SP ordered the SDPO Kailash Prasad to investigate and submit the report. The SP suspended her after the negligence of the lady police station came to the fore in the investigation report. At the same time, an FIR has been registered in this case and the culprit has been arrested.