Health teacher remanded in rape case
PANJIM: The Panjim Police have arrested a health teacher, hooked up to a reputed gymnasium within the capital, over alleged rape fees. Twenty five-year-old Anderson Barreto has been remanded to 6 days police custody after his arrest on Friday primarily based on a grievance filed by the sufferer’s husband.
The police officers instructed Herald the sufferer lady has accused him of sexually exploiting her at his residence the place he undertook private exercise periods through the COVID-19 induced lockdown interval final yr.
“The gymnasium teacher was coaching her at a gymnasium within the capital till the gymnasium centre was closed attributable to COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown. He satisfied her to make use of his private gymnasium tools at his residence. She agreed and finally he made sexual advances regardless of her objection,” an official mentioned quoting the sufferer’s deposition.
The coach allegedly threatened to hurt her husband and son if she didn’t heed to his calls for. The sufferer additional alleged that on discontinuing the exercise session with him, he made threatening calls asking her to satisfy him at his residence in Caranzalem.
On confiding along with her husband, a grievance was lodged and the police registered FIR in opposition to the coach for rape and menace. On Saturday, the accused was subjected to medical examination adopted by his interrogation.