A Pune godman has been captured for allegedly raping a lady and molesting her four sisters, including two minors, on the affection of leading a custom to assist them with conceiving and locate a “hidden treasure” in their home in Pimpri-Chindwad.
The complaint was held up on February 24. As indicated by the complaint, the supposed violation occurred between January and February 2019.
The person charged has been recognized as 32-year-old Somnath Chavan. He told the 22-year-old complainant that somebody had performed dark enchantment on her family to keep the sisters from conceiving.
“Chavan additionally revealed to them that one of the sisters was at serious risk, and he could spare her by directing a custom and would likewise assist them with finding a hidden treasure in their home,” she said.
The accused additionally demanded Rs 3 lakh for the “extraordinary custom,” the authority said.
The lady said that the godman had raped her and attacked her sisters now and again.
“The charged even took steps to murder the unfortunate victim’s parents in the event that they complained about the violation. The authorities stated that Chavan even had a phony wedding with one of the victims in question,” as per a report by news office PTI.
The accused has been captured under appropriate sections of the Indian Penal Code, Evil and Aghori Practices and Black Magic Act of 2013, Maharashtra Prevention and Eradication of Human Sacrifice and other Inhuman, and Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses Act (POCSO).