Nagaland

Dimapur: 43-year old man booked for allegedly raping a minor girl

43-year old man residing at Diphupar 'B' under Dimapur district was booked for allegedly raping a minor girl.

Dimapur, August 30 (NEx): 43-year old man residing at Diphupar ‘B’ under Dimapur district was booked for allegedly raping a minor girl.

According to First Information Report (FIR) lodged by the guardians of the girl at Women police station, Dimapur on August 28, 2020, the accused (43- years old man) belonging to Mokokchung district is presently residing at Diphupar ‘B’ under Dimapur and the minor girl belonging to Mon district was living in his house for the past four (4) years as domestic assistance.

On August 24, 2020, the girl came down to meet her guardians and eventually the complaint was lodged on August 28, 2020 as stated by the girl. The victim alleged that she was raped multiple times, stated the FIR.

A case has been registered under section 354 / 374 IPC, under section Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, and is under investigation.