A 39-year-old father of four was arrested yesterday for raping his 15-year-old school going daughter in the presence of his wife.
Police said the suspect, who drinks heavily, had threatened his wife with death, if she were to tell anyone about the incident and proceeded to rape the daughter as the terrified wife just watched.
The wife told Police that this was not the first time he had done this to his daughter. On several occasions in the past, he had in drunken frenzy dragged the daughter from the dining hall to the bed room.
The suspect has four children ?two boys and two girls. The other girl lives with a relative in a distant village. The incident was notified to the Police by the wife`s elder sister.
The girl was admitted to Hospital for a medical examination while the suspect was due to be produced before a Magistrate.