UTTAR PRADESH: A father of 14-year-old girl has been arrested after he allegedly raped his daughter in Gaura area in Balrampur.

The incident was reported to the police by the victim’s mother who complained of her husband raping their daughter on Monday while she was alone at home.

Following the FIR, the accused was arrested on Sunday; police informed adding that further investigations are on the matter.

Women safety is a major of the Akhilesh Yadav governed state. According to a report last year, 92 women were raped on an average every day in India where a large number of cases were from Uttar Pradesh as well.