STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

15-yr old girl assaulted by uncle in Punjab's Moga

The victim in her complaint alleged that she had gone to her grandmother's house for some work yesterday but she wasn't there so her uncle allegedly tried to molest her.

Published: 07th October 2017 04:50 PM  |   Last Updated: 07th October 2017 04:50 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

MOGA A 15-year-old girl here has accused her uncle of attempting to molest her in village in this district,
police said today.

The victim in her complaint alleged that she had gone to her grandmother's house for some work yesterday, they said. She claimed that her grandmother was not present but her uncle, who was present there, tried to molest her, they said.

The girl managed to escape and narrated the incident to her mother following which a complaint was lodged, they said.

The accused has been booked under section 354 A (assault with intent to outrage modesty) of the IPC and relevant provisions of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, police officials said.

The accused was absconding, they added. 



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

IPL_2020
flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp