French man held for raping infant daughter
In a shocking and bizarre incident a 39 year old man working with the French consulate in Bangalore has been detained by the police for allegedly raping his 3 year old baby girl. The detention was made based on a complaint that was lodged by the wife of the man before the High Grounds police in Bangalore late today.
Pramila Nesargi counsel for the complainant informed that Pascal Mazurier, the 39 year old French national working as the Chief of Joint Chancellory at the French consulate, Palace grounds Bangalore was married to an Indian lady, Suja with whom he has two sons and a three year old daughter.
The complaint filed by Suja before the police states that she had a lurking doubt regarding the intentions of her husband towards her child. On June 13 ( Wednesday) she had ordered her maid to keep a watch on her husband when he came back home for lunch. The maid is said to have told her that he had spent nearly two hours with the 3 year old girl in a locked room.
Suja later took her daughter to the hospital for examination where it had been found that there was an attempted rape. The doctors who conducted the examination gave out this report at 6 PM yesterday while filing a medico legal case.
Based on these reports she filed a complaint alleging rape of a minor before the police. The police later took him into custody for questioning.
The accused diplomat was also sent for a medical test this evening and the details of that report is awaited. In addition to this a complaint has also been filed with the French Ambassador in New Delhi. Discussions are currently on regarding this subject. Pramila Nesargi says that they would ensure that the man in brought to justice.