Woman charges Colonel with sexual exploitation

Sambalpur: A Manipuri woman has filed a complaint with the Sambalpur SP alleging sexual harassment and cheating by a serving Army officer.

The accused Army Officer is currently posted at the NCC Group headquarters in Sambalpur. The victim woman alleged that she had developed a relationship with the Colonel rank officer in 2013. Both of them were also staying together for some time with the knowledge of their family members. The victim alleged that she was sexually exploited by the officer on commitment of marriage.

“We were in a relationship since 2013. He committed that he will marry me in December 2015. I believed him and we were staying together as a couple. On January 21, he rang me up and told that he will not marry me as his mother had arranged his marriage with another girl,” the victim said.

“We have received her complaint. Once the FIR is registered,we will launch an investigation to find out the truth. After investigation, all necessary legal action will be initiated against the accused,” said Sambalpur SP.