President Rape Attempt On Widow Caught On Panchayat Office Camera

President Rape Attempt On Widow Caught On Panchayat Office Camera

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[ads2] Shocking incident in Karnataka, Gram Panchayat president attempted to rape a 35-year-old widow at the panchayat office at Kestur near Maddur taluk, Karnataka on Thursday evening. His act of dragging and lifting the woman, and sexually abusing her was recorded in the CCTV cameras, Which was installed in the Gram Panchayat office. The victim is also from Basavalingana Doddi and has been working at the gram panchayat office for the last six years.
According to the victim, Chandrahas tried to rape her at the office at 6 p.m. on Thursday, when everybody had left the office.“As I was leaving the office, he intercepted me, dragged me, lifted me and tried to rape me,” she said.
The police identified the accuse as Chandrahas of Basavalingana Doddi. Police arrested on Friday evening for interrogation. Chandrahas is a Janata Dal (Secular) leader in the region, Kestur police said. According to the police, his conduct or background was not good. He was elected from Basavalingana Doddi village in the gram panchayat elections held last year and became the president amidst strong opposition from the members of his own party. “We will request the victim to file a complaint. In case she not willing to file, we will initiate suo motu action against the accused,” a senior police officer said.