Siliguri, 22nd July (Sachin Kumar): Astonishingly, an 8th standard student was arrested under the charged of raping a 4-year-old. The news came to light on Monday morning and a complaint was lodged at the NJP police station of Siliguri Metropolitan Police by the victim’s family based on which the police immediately arrested the accused.
According to the information received, the incident took place in Baribhasha of South Shanti Nagar. Both the accused student and the victim’s family live in the same rented house. The accused student allegedly molested the victim by taking her to his room on the pretext of giving her a chocolate. The whole matter was disclosed when the family members of the victim questioned the boy as the child’s physical condition was deteriorating. Later, the victim’s family lodged a police complaint in the NJP police station against the accused on Sunday.