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Teenage rape survivor allegedly raped by head of women’s shelter

  • News Desk

    Jakarta

Jakarta   /   Wed, July 8 2020   /  01:00 am
A banner in protest against rape lies on the ground.(Shutterstock/File)

A 14-year-old rape survivor from Way Jepara, East Lampung regency, Lampung was allegedly raped and sexually abused multiple times by the head of a women’s shelter run by the regency’s Integrated Care Center for the Empowerment of Women and Children (P2TP2A). Lampung Legal Aid Institute (LBH) activist Indra Jarwadi said the girl's father had filed a report with the police on Friday. It was also alleged that she was sexually assaulted while undergoing a physical exam at Abdul Moeloek Regional Hospital, Lampung. "We reported alleged sexual abuse experienced by a minor carried out by an official from the East Lampung P2TP2A," Indra said as reported by kompas.com. According to Indra, the girl had been referred to the integrated care center at the end of last year to receive psychological counseling and treatment after she had been raped. Her rapist had been ...