In a shocking incidence a 16 year old boy allegedly sexually abused a minor girl by luring her to the terrace of her house on the name of playing with her here at Savina locality of Udaipur.
The juvenile has been detained on Friday and was sent to the juvenile house by the court for the crime he committed with the teenage girl.
Neeta Jain the lawyer of the girl and the district legal advisor of Human Rights Cell of Udaipur informed that it was when the mother of the victim girl approached her for help, she contacted through the mobile that she found on a social media platform, Jain met her upon which she shared the incidence with her and requested her for help.
Jain told DU that while talking tocher victim’s mother informed the accused boy lived in the same neighborhood and abused her 5 year old daughter twice over a period of 1.5 months during lockdown while playing with her on the terrace.
She said it was in mid of April 2020 when one evening the accused went to the victim’s house while she was busy playing on the terrace of her with her 2.5 year old brother in presence of their mother, he also started playing with her after after a while her mother went down stairs with her son leaving both the victim girl and the accused alone on the terrace.
Few minutes when her father who was there in the house went up to see his daughter found that she was standing naked and the boy was toughing her body inappropriately, he roared in anger and slapped the boy but he somehow managed to flee away, added Jain.
Victim’s later complaint to the boy’parent but his father who was the Imam of the local mosque denied all blames by saying that his son cannot commitcsuch act.
Victim’s parent approached the committee of the locality for justice where the father of the accused boy accepted the shameful crime of his son and also resigned from his position of Imam, but the parents allegedly were pressurized to stop the matter.
But after almost a period of 1.5 months tje justice seeking mother of the teenaged girl contacted the district president of Mahila Jagrati Manch Surbhi Menaria and district legal advisor of the Human Rights Cell Neeta Jain who took matter in her hands and lodged an FIR against the accused on Thursday night at Savina police station of the city.
According to FIR the accused first abused the victim girl im April and threaten her not to share the incident with anyone,he threaten the little girl for getting her and her parents infected to Coronavirus and they will die.
The accused boy and the victim girl study in the same school and lived in same locality.
Station house officer of Savina police station Sanjiv Swami said that a case has been registered against the accused under POCSO act, he was detained and was produced infront of CWC from where he was sent to juvenile home.