Siliguri, 13th March: A man has been arrested on charges of sexually abusing a mentally challenged youth. The incident has surfaced from the area of Shantipara adjacent to the NJP police station.
Reportedly, on Saturday evening, a mentally challenged 25-year-old, resident of Shantipara was returning home with his father. While on their way, the youth asked to defecate. After this, the father went home telling him to defecate on the side of the railway line near Damohini Vidyalaya.
During this, Enamul Haque, a resident of Shantipara, demanded money from the youth. On not getting the money, he allegedly sexually assaulted the youth. After the incident surfaced, the youth’s father lodged a complaint against Enamul Haque at the NJP police station. Based on the complaint, the NJP police arrested the accused on Sunday. Enamul was presented in Jalpaiguri court today. The police are probing the entire incident.