Bhopal: A man has been booked for molesting his own 12-year-old daughter for two months. The victim’s mother had reported the matter at Mahila Thana where Zero FIR was lodged under charges of molestation and POCSO Act and the case diary was forwarded to Bairasia police station for further action.

According to police, 12-year-old girl is a student of class 5. Her mother told police that her husband first targeted her on December 25 when she was at home due to Christmas holiday. The girl reported about the incident to her mother, however, her mother took it lightly as she was unaware of the ill intensions of her husband towards her daughter. Later the accused molested her on several occasions whenever he found her alone.

Her ordeal continued until two days ago when the girl’s mother found her in tears. When she inquired her about the reason behind her condition, the girl burst into tears and told her that her father has been molesting her.
After this, her mother along with the victim approached the police. The accused has been arrested.