Hyderabad: A teenage girl was allegedly raped by a man in Banjara Hills, police said on Thursday.
The 17-year-old girl, an intermediate student was known to the suspect Bheem Raj (23), an auto-rickshaw driver from the same neighbourhood.
Police said the suspect befriended the girl and they had been friends for nearly one year. During this, he also promised to marry her.
In February, he allegedly took her to his friend’s room at Indira Nagar, where he confined and raped her. He further threatened to kill her and family members if she revealed it to anyone.
The girl recently informed her parents what happened.
Based on her father’s complaint, the Banjara Hills police booked a case and are investigating.
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