A 26-year-old woman, who was in a live-in relationship with her friend for the last three years, has alleged that she was being raped by him for long and kept quite as she was afraid of being kicked out of their joint business, police said Tuesday.
According to police, the couple was residing in east Delhi's Mayur Vihar Phase I and were in the business of interior decoration.
Police have registered a case regarding the incident and is probing the matter while the qeationning of the 30-year-old accused Kamal is on.
"The woman has complained that Kamal had been raping her for quite some time now and had threatened her of dire consequences if she reported the matter to anyone. He wanted the relationship to continue at any cost," said a police official.
"She was afraid of bearing financial losses if she was thrown out of the joint business by the accused and kept mum," added the official.