Indian shooter accuses coach of raping her spiking drink

Staff correspondent | Published: 14:25, Dec 04,2016


An Indian national level shooter has accused her coach, who had earlier represented India in the Olympics, of spiking her drink at a party and raping her.

She filed a case with police in this regard, said MK Meena, special commissioner of police, reports NDTV.

The woman shooter claimed her coach, with whom she was in a relationship with for the past two years, had promised to marry her.

The accused, who is also an Arjuna awardee, was a Sports Authority of India coach.

The National Rifle Association of India said it was a private case between two individuals, which is being investigated by the police. ‘We shall co-operate with the police if we are asked to,’ an official of the association told NDTV.

The Sports Authority of Indiacan suspend the accused till the charges against him are proved. But since the man has only been asked to be a part of the investigations as of now, and has not been arrested, no action has been taken as yet.

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