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Sources said the charge sheet contains statements of several witnesses, including personnel in Paraskar’s detail when he was the additional commissioner of police, north region.The CAW team is relying on the statement of a businessman who allegedly picked up the model at the behest of Paraskar before taking her to a bungalow where Paraskar allegedly raped her.
Paraskar’s wireless operator and drivers of his official cars are the other witnesses; they accompanied him when Paraskar allegedly took the model to his Navi Mumbai flat on the pretext of showing her a room he said he could give her on rent.
The model has alleged that Paraskar raped her multiple times, including in the Navi Mumbai flat.The police have also submitted technical evidence like SMSs and emails Paraskar allegedly sent to the model, and CCTV footage from a hotel where the model is allegedly seen giving Paraskar gifts.
The woman had met Paraskar first in April 2013, when her brother assaulted their mother over property issues and the police declined to register a case. The model’s photo also appeared on a website providing escort services. When she approached the police again, Paraskar allegedly began demanding gifts. The sexual assaults followed later.