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She was sexually exploited, says girl on CD from Karnataka | India News

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The sex CD scandal took another turn on Friday when the woman in the alleged video filed a police complaint against former Karnataka Minister Ramesh Jarkiholi, alleging that she was sexually exploited with the lure of a government job.
The woman also alleged that she and a member of her family faced death threats. Earlier, Jarkiholi filed a complaint against unidentified persons for “framing him by creating the fake CD and blackmailing him.”
The woman sent a two-page letter, written in Kannada, through her defender KN Jagadish to the Cubbon Park Police Station in Bengaluru. On the basis of the complaint, the police registered a first information report against Jarkiholi under sections 376C of the IPC (related to taking advantage of the official position and inducing or seducing any woman to have sexual relations, which does not constitute a rape offense), 354A (sexual harassment), 417 (cheating), 504 (intentional insult with intent to cause breach of the peace) and 506 (criminal intimidation), and section 67 (A) of the Technology Act of the information.
The FIR woman’s statement read: “I had met Ramesh Jarkiholi for a documentary. At the time, he promised a job in the government and spoke with concern. He asked me to cooperate in all ways with him for the job and I trusted him. From Karnataka Bhavan in Delhi, he made a video call to me and motioned for me to undress, I did. Later, he invited me to his apartment saying he wanted to talk about my work. There he developed physical contact with me. Later, he abused me for asking (for) the job. After the sex CD went viral in the media, life threats were made against me and my family. I am seeking legal action against the accused for exploiting me sexually under the pretext of giving me a job in the government ”.

Times of India

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