A 22-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping a 15-year-old woman in suburban Kurla, the police mentioned on Wednesday.
The alleged crime got here to mild after the woman was discovered to be pregnant.
The accused was recognized as Mudassar Ansari.
The woman’s relations took her to hospital after she complained of abdomen ache final week, mentioned an official of Chunabhatti police station.
After discovering that she was 5 months pregnant, the docs on the authorities hospital knowledgeable the police, he mentioned.
The woman allegedly instructed the police that she had had a quick relationship with Ansari a while in the past and he later lower off all contact together with her.
He was arrested on Tuesday underneath related sections of the IPC in addition to Safety of Kids from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act and additional probe was on, the official added.