After being accused of having sex with his underage cousin, a 27 year old gardener was arrested and charged.
The Barrackpore resident was granted 75 thousand dollars bail after appearing virtually before a magistrate.
A 16 year old female reported to police that she had been subjected to months of sexual assaults by the man.
According to her account, the accused had a sexual relationship with her which spanned from November 2019 to October 2020
WPC Romilly launched an investigation which led to the man being charged with two counts of sexual penetration of a minor.