GUWAHATI- Assam police arrested a 50-year-old man for, allegedly, raping a minor girl in Paneri, Udalguri district of Assam. The victim’s mother alleged that the accused raped her minor daughter alluring to give 20 rupees.
According to reports, one Deepak Mahato, 50, allegedly raped a 10-year-old girl from his neighbourhood in her residence. The victim’s parents went to their work when the incident occurred and she was alone in the home. Taking advantage of it, the accused entered the home and raped the girl luring her to give 20 rupees.
The filed a complaint against the culprit at the Paneri Police Station. The police also filed a case in connection with the incident and arrested the accused.
In an another incident, Jagiroad police arrested one Rang Kumar Biswas of Chakumaku village in the district of Morigaon on charges of a rape attempt.
Sources said that the alleged accused on the night of 26th October entered into a house in the same village and attempted to rape a class IX standard student who was sleeping.
The victim alleged that the accused grabbed her but foiled them as she started shouting for help. The accused fled but the girl sustained an injury as the boy attacked her with some sharp weapon.
The local people later nabbed the culprit and handed him over to Jagiroad police. They demanded action against the culprit.