Gurugram : According to police, a woman and her two sons in Gurugram have been charged with assaulting, inappropriately touching, and filming their 13-year-old maid in an offensive manner. The charges were announced on Sunday.
The police claimed that the suspects had even locked the maid in a room and gotten her bitten by a dog.
With some assistance, the girl’s mother was able to rescue her on Saturday, and she then reported the incident to the women’s police station at Sector-51.
The girl’s mother’s lawsuit stated that the employer frequently hit her daughter with a hammer and iron rod.
The woman’s two sons even stripped her, recorded a video of her in the nude, and touched her inappropriately.
According to the FIR, her employer also threatened to kill her if she told anyone about this incident.
The victim is originally a native of Bihar. Her mother told the police that in June with the help of one of acquintances, she managed to get her daughter as a maid at the house of Shashi Sharma, a resident of Sector 57.
“My daughter was employed there at a salary of Rs 9,000 a month, to live with them and work in the house but she had received only first two months’ salary. On several occasions the family refused to allow me to meet my daughter and she was restrained from talking to anyone on the phone,” the complainant alleged.
Based on the complaint the woman and her two sons have been booked on charges of causing hurt and outraging the modesty of women, cruelty to children, and criminal intimidation, as well as relevant sections of the POCSO Act, the police said.