Mangaluru: Negligence of duty in gang rape case, suo motu case filed against ASI
Daijiworld Media Network - Mangaluru (MS)
Mangaluru, Dec 2: Ravikante Gowda, SP, said that a suo motu case is registered in the Bantwal police station against ASI Raghuram Hegde who did not register the complaint by the victim of the recent Thota Bengre rape case.
The residence of the young lady, victim of the heinous rape act, is under the limits of the Bantwal police station and accordingly she had gone to the Bantwal town police station to complain about the incident. However, Raghuram Hegde, who was acting in-charge at that time did not register the case. He did not even make arrangements to send the victim to the corresponding police station under the limits of which the crime has taken place. In addition, he failed to inform such a grave incident to the respective police station.
The SP said that as a complaint is registered with regard to the rape that has taken place on November 26, a suo moto case is registered against ASI Raghuram Hegde.