Man gets 5yrs in jail for molesting minor last year

  • | Saturday | 2nd December, 2023

Muzaffarnagar: The local court in Muzaffarnagar sentenced a man to five years for molesting an 8-year-old girl in the city area of Muzaffarnagar a year ago, district government counsel (DGC) Rajeev Sharma said on Friday. According to him, the incident occurred in May last year when the accused, a carpenter, who had gone to the minor girls house to do some work, molested her.The accused was booked under the Pocso Act and sent tojail. Prosecution officer, Dinesh Singh, said, The incident occurred on May 23 last year. The girls parents had gone out of the house and she was alone with her sister. The accused was doing woodwork at her brothers house. He called the girl to him on pretext of taking a pencil from her, and allegedly slid his hand inside her pajamas and molested her. When she screamed, her sister came to rescue her. The girl then narrated the incident to her mother over the phone.We also published the following articles recentlyKerala mother awarded 40-year RI for supporting abuse of minor girls by her live-in partnersA special court sentenced a mother to 40 years and six months of rigorous imprisonment and a fine of Rs 20,000 for supporting and creating a favorable atmosphere for the sexual assault of her minor daughters by her live-in partners. The court noted that her actions humiliated motherhood and destroyed the childhood of the girls. This is an uncommon case of a mother being sentenced under the Pocso Act. The assault took place between March 2018 and September 2019.UP: Opposed to daughters relationship, man slits her throat in MuzaffarnagarIn Muzaffarnagar, UP, a man slit the throat of his 20-year-old daughter, Priyansi, due to her relationship with a youth from their village. The man, Dharampal, admitted to the murder, claiming that his daughter had tarnished the family name. The police clarified that the crime was not caste-motivated as both the deceased and the youth belonged to the same caste. Dharampal killed Priyansi after a heated argument, and the body has been sent for post-mortem.Braveheart mom rescues Class 2 girl from molester in BhopalIn Bhopal, a mother rescued her eight-year-old daughter from a 34-year-old man who molested her. The incident happened late at night in Nishatpura. The accused, Shyam Krishnan, was arrested and charged with molestation under relevant sections of IPC and POCSO Act. The girl went out of the house to get her footwear when Shyam lured her to his room with the promise of chocolate and ice cream. He threatened her and attempted to disrobe her, but the mother intervened and saved her. The accused, a cook from Kerala, resides on the upper floor of the building.

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