According to the police, the accused Yogendra Shukla had a clinic in Borivali and the victim’s sister was working in that clinic.
Since Shukla was on good terms with the victim’s family, he used to visit her place often. The girl alleged that the accused took the girl out for a ride last month after which he took her to a shack in Gorai where he raped her.
The girl also stated that she was threatened not to tell about the incident to anyone.
The matter came into light when the accused tried taking the girl again with him, and then the victim narrated the story to her maternal uncle.
The girl along with her uncle and aunt filed a complaint against the doctor after which the police booked the accused under provisions of IPC and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.
The accused doctor has been remanded to police custody till December 16 by the session court today.