A ten-year-old girl was molested by a man who visited her home under the pretext of giving terrace keys. A case has been registered at the Sinhagad Road Police Station in connection with this incident.
The accused has been identified as Shivaji Mahipati Kondekar (55, a resident of Cross Over County, Dhayari). The victim's mother filed a complaint in this case.
The incident took place on November 1.
According to the available information, Kondekar coerced the girl into opening the door by claiming to give the keys. Once inside the house, he kissed her on the cheek. Despite her protests, he continued his inappropriate actions. The victim reported the incident to her mother, leading to the registration of a case under sections 354 and 354 (A) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and section 12 of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO).
The investigation is ongoing.