Jammu, September 14: A woman was allegedly raped on the pretext of marriage by a man who was also her colleague.
A complaint was filed by the woman and a case under section 376 (Punishment for Rape) has been registered against the accused.
The accused Shiv Shankar, hails from Delhi and was working in a mall in Jammu.
In her complaint , the woman said that she had been working in the mall for the last few months during that period she befriended Shiv Shankar who also used to work in the same mall. About one month ago the accused booked a hotel room at Bakshi Nagar where they got sexually involved with each other.
The woman alleged that not only the accused refused to marry her after that, she was also removed from her job because of him. She also said that the accused had threatened her following which she filed a complaint.
The police has started its investigation.