Salem: 10-Yr-Old Girl Allegedly Raped by 60-Year-Old Man
A minor girl was allegedly raped by a 60-year-old man at a village in the district, police said today.
The 10-year old girl was sexually assaulted yesterday by the man, neighbour of her grandfather at Samuthiram village near Edapadi, after he took her to his house under some pretext.
Villagers, who rushed to the spot on hearing her screams, caught the man and handed him over to the police.
He was arrested under section 8 of Protection of Child from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act and produced before a court which remanded him to 15 days judicial custody.
The girl has been admitted to a hospital for medical check up, police said.
- Outlook's Agony Aunt
- 2 Indians Die Every Minute Due to Air Pollution: Study
- Soon, Passport Can Be Applied At Post Offices
- NGT Slaps Rs 10Lakh Fine On Noida-Based Water Bottling Unit
- Wonderful, Precise And Very Cool: How Do Our Money Up-Chucking Machines Work?
- "I'm Only Passing Through" 10 Leonard Cohen Songs That You Must Listen To
- Blackout For NDTV Stirs The Media
- Daily Curator: The Dominion Of Misunderstood Men Over Headlines
- Daily Curator: Of Holes Being Poked Into The Bhopal Encounter And The Origins Of Chyawanprash
- Watch: Viral Video Has Man Lighting Up A Line Of Crackers Attached To His Mouth
- Jet Airways Restores Contact With ATC After German Authorites Send Fighter Jets for Fear Of Hijack
- 61.16 Per Cent Turnout in UP Phase-3: Polling Peaceful
- People Will Take Revenge on BJP For Note Ban: Rahul, Akhilesh
- Ravi Shankar Prasad Dares Congress, SP, BSP to Clarify Stand on Triple Talaq
- UP Polls: Over 55 Per Cent Turnout Till 4 PM
- Mulayam Clarifies No Rift In SP, Confident Akhilesh Will Be CM
- MOST VIEWED
- MOST COMMENTED