A 6-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by her neighbour when the minor had gone to his house to get a needle and thread. The incident occurred under Misrod police station area on Tuesday. Police have arrested the accused, who is a labourer. SHO Sanjeev Coukse said that victim is a class 1 student.
The girl’s father was had to leave his job after he met with an accident. The incident occurred on Tuesday afternoon when the girl’s mother sent her to their 45-year-old neighbour’s house to get a needle and thread. Finding the woman of the house sleeping, the girl approached the man asking for the two things her mother had asked for. The man on pretext of fetching the things took the girl to another room and sexually assaulted her.
The child, who was too small to understand the ordeal she underwent, came back home and continued with the day. However, later she complained her mother about the pain in her private parts. The girl was taken to a nearby hospital where the doctors confirmed about sexual assault on her.
On the next day when victim’s parents along with other went to the accused house to confront him, the man showing no repentance for his gruesome act started quarrelling with them. When the accused threatened them, the victim’s family and others beat him black and blue. Thereafter they approached Misrod police station and reported the matter. Police have arrested the accused.