Mohali, May 16 -- A cab driver was arrested for allegedly raping a 22-year-old on pretext of marriage, on Wednesday. Accused Sukhwinder Singh, 25, is of Jalalabad in Fazilka. He works as driver with an app-based taxi service.

Victim told police that she had come in touch with the accused about four years back when she boarded his taxi from Sohana.

The accused used to visit her at her house. He reportedly established physical relations with her on pretext of marriage but later refused to marry her. A case was registered under 376 of the IPC in Matuar police station. The accused was produced before the court and sent to 14-days in judicial custody.

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