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Father and son held for raping daughter

Jalgaon, pti: A man has been arrested along with his son for allegedly raping his 11-year-old daughter for two years at Parola in the district, police said on Tuesday.

The accused were identified as Dilip Shimpi and his son Vijay Shimpi, police said.

Dilip, who is a cloth merchant, raped his daughter, a class four student, for over two years, police said. The brother of the victim, who saw his father in the act, allegedly followed suit.

Dilip’s wife died a few years ago, police said.

The girl narrated the entire incident to her maternal uncle, who in turn lodged a police complaint, sources said. The girl has been sent for medical examination, the police said and added the duo would be produced before a local court for remand.