A woman was allegedly raped by a man on the pretext of showing her a room for rent on Mangroli Marg in Jewar Kotwali area, police said Sunday.
The woman, who lodged an FIR Sunday, has accused one P K Sharma of raping her on Saturday on the pretext of showing her a room for rent. She asked a block-level government employee to help her find a room, Jewar police station in-charge Dinesh Yadav said.
In her statement, she alleged that Sharma called her for showing a room at Mangroli Marg and raped her there, he said.
“He also threatened her with consequences and forced her for a settlement. Today she gathered courage and lodged an FIR,” Yadav said, adding the victim has been sent for medical examination. The accused will be arrested soon, he added.