Held for Rape of Diff-abled Minor Girl

Published: 24th April 2016 05:54 AM  |   Last Updated: 24th April 2016 05:54 AM   |  A+A-

VILLUPURAM: The Gingee All Woman Police on Saturday arrested a youth under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act for sexually assaulting a differently-abled minor girl and are searching for his mother and elder sister for beating up the victim and her aunt.

Sources said 12-year-old Abinaya (name changed) had difficulty in speaking since birth. Abinaya stayed at her mother’s elder sister Anjalai’s house in Karai.

While Abinaya was at a  nearby farmland, R Sakthivel (20), a neighbour, sexually assaulted her after stuffing his handkerchief in her mouth. Abinaya returned home and informed Anjalai about the incident.

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