The girl was allegedly raped at the man's farmhouse in Champlai, about 60 km from state capital Agartala. She was also threatened not to tell anyone about the incident. But the girl somehow mustered courage and reported the matter at Bishalgarh police station, far away from her village.
According to her complaint, she was first assaulted on February 11 and four times since then.
Last week, she added, the accused again called her to his farmhouse. The girl then confided in her close friend, who advised her go to Bishalgarh to file a First Information Report or FIR. The accused has been charged with rape, criminal intimidation and booked under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) Act.
The girl has been under extreme stress, police said.
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