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Sexagenarian slapped with 29-year jail term for sexually assaulting minor girls

The Mahila Court on Friday sentenced a 60-year-old man to 29 years in jail under POCSO Act for sexually assaulting three minor girls over the past two years.

Published: 13th November 2021 05:28 AM  |   Last Updated: 13th November 2021 05:28 AM   |  A+A-

Rape, Sexual Assault

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By Express News Service

KARUR: The Mahila Court on Friday sentenced a 60-year-old man to 29 years in jail under POCSO Act for sexually assaulting three minor girls over the past two years. Ganapathy of Vengamedu, a daily wage labourer, had assaulted the girls studying in Class 10, 11 and 12, who were sisters. He had committed the crime under the pretext of conducting a ‘pooja.’ The girls’ mother had sent them to the man, believing his words. However, he continuously assaulted them. 



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