A BJP corporator was booked under the sexual assault case for allegedly raping a 27-year-old woman in Thane.
The accused has been identified as Daya Gaikwad, Corporator for Kalyan (West), Police said.
The police officer said in a statement, “The complainant said that Gaikwad developed a friendship with her and repeatedly raped her at different places in Titwala and Badlapur in the district under the promise of marriage”.
It was reported that Daya Gaikwad is the former chairman of the education department from Kalyan Dombivli Municipal Corporation.
While giving the statement to the police victim said, “Daya Gaikwad raped me at NCP Women’s Wing in the residence of Ashwini Dhumal”.
It was learned that the FIR has been filed days after woman complaint the police accusing Gaikwad in the sexual exploitation case.
Although, a case has registered against the accused under the sections of IPC sections 376, 323, 504, 506, 34.
However, no arrest has been made so far in the case, while the investigation is still in process.