12-year-old alleges incest by paternal uncle
A case ofincest and consequent pregnancy has come to light in Mohali. A 12 year old girl was brought to the hospital in fragile health. Examination revealed that she was four months pregnant.
This 12 year old girl in the Mohali Civil Hospital is scarred for life. The victim of incest, at the hands of her paternal uncle, she was four months pregnant when she was brought to hospital. The case came to light when the girl felt unwell and medicalexamination revealed pregnancy. Hospital authorities informed the police and aborted the fetus.
The police talked to the girl who said her paternal uncle, Rahul, a resident of Sector 56, Chandigarh, violated her and threatened her of dire consequences if she told anyone.
The police have arrested Rahul and the girl is undergoing treatment. Physically, the girl is expected to recover well but the real wounds would be very difficult to heal.