A twenty year old girl has filed a complaint against her maternal Uncle for raping her four years back by calling her to his flat at Bhatlem, Panaji on the pretext of giving her a mobile.

The girl who hails from Mapusa has filed a complaint at the Mapusa police station against her maternal uncle (mothers cousin) last night.

As per the complainant the incident occurred four years back when she was 16 years old. On 20th August 2012,  the maternal uncle of the girl called her to his flat at Bhatlem, Panaji on the pretext of giving her a mobile and raped her.

Mapusa police have filed a complaint against the alleged accused under IPC 363, 342, 376. Since the girl was a minor when the incident occurred Children’s Act Section 4 and POSCO section 4 and 8 have also been applied.

PI Yogesh Gadkar is the investigating officer in the case.