HYDERABAD: A high-profile metropolis cop, Okay Nageswara Rao, who spearheaded the drug bust at Pudding and Mink pub at Banjara Hills three months in the past, was charged with rape after a 32-year-old housewife alleged she was sexually assaulted by him at her Vanasthalipuram residence late Thursday. The alleged predator was the identical man in khaki who arrested her husband in a fraud case a number of years in the past and had been stalking her since then.
Rao, who presently is station home officer (SHO) of Marredpally police station, has been suspended and booked for rape, try to homicide, trespass, kidnapping and charged beneath the Arms Act. He’s on the run and particular groups have been dispatched for his arrest.
The cop, who had a profitable stint with the elite Hyderabad Job Drive and as inspector of Banjara Hills police station, barged into the girl’s home, when she was alone, and raped her.
Survivor’s ordeal started in 2018; hubby toiled at inspector’s farm
Inspector Okay Nageswara Rao’s alleged misdeeds in opposition to the girl, who accused him of rape, and her household began in 2018 itself. The inspector employed the survivor’s husband at his farm after threatening him that legal circumstances might be foisted in opposition to him.
The lady’s husband was earlier arrested by Nageswara Rao-led Job Drive group in 2018 in an ATM fraud case. After that, the inspector made him work in his agriculture subject at Ibrahimpatnam and promised to pay 10,000 each month.
The cash was transferred into his spouse’s (sufferer) account each month by Nageswara Rao until February 2021.
“At some point, when the accused-turned-employer was on the agriculture subject, the inspector forcibly took the girl to the sector. Her husband acquired right into a heated argument with the inspector and threatened to tell the latter’s spouse in regards to the growth. The inspector claimed that he is not going to repeat it and warranted that he had not accomplished something mistaken,” police stated, quoting the survivor’s assertion.
“Subsequently, an inspector and a constable went to the girl’s home and took her husband to Job Drive workplace and thrashed him. They took footage and movies of the complainant’s husband by inserting ganja packets in his fingers and threatened to register a case in opposition to him if he tries to tell his relations,” police stated.
In the meantime, police stated that the rape survivor was despatched for medical examination and a forensic group has been dispatched to the scene of crime to gather proof.
A few month in the past, Nageswara Rao was inspector of Banjara Hills police station and through his stint with the Job Drive, he busted a number of high-profile drug circumstances.
(The sufferer’s id has not been revealed to guard her privateness as per Supreme courtroom directives on circumstances associated to sexual assault)