Desk: Table tennis champion Soumyajit Ghosh’s alleged girlfriend has welcomed the decision of Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) of suspending Ghosh. She said, “He raped me. For three years I had kept my mouth shut. The decision taken by TTFI of suspending Soumyajit from Commonwealth Games is a right decision.” She also said that Soumyajit deserved this type of punishment. She continued, “The way Soumyajit tortured me financially, mentally, on the pretext of marrying me, this is the small right step that TTFI has taken.”
The estranged lover also claimed that lawful decision must be taken in order to ban the ‘practice’ of using helpless girls by the celebrities. As she continued, she said that laws should be equal for all, whether celebrity or not. “It has already been proved that he is a guilty,” said the girl.
A day earlier, table tennis player National Champion Soumyajit Ghosh has been accused of raping a minor. According to the girl, she met Soumyajit at a social networking site earlier in 2015. The girl is also a table tennis player.
The girl alleges that the Arjuna Awardee, established a sexual relationship with her on the pretext of marriage. She was a minor at that time and alleges that she got pregnant and was forced to undergo abortion.
Meanwhile, the girl filed an FIR at the Barasat Women Police Station on Wednesday against Ghosh. Barasat additional SP Abhijit Banerjee stated, “We have received a complaint against table tennis player Soumyajit Ghosh and have started an investigation. The details can’t be revealed.” However, Ghosh is in Germany at present.