Bengaluru: On Sunday in Indira Colony, a 62-year-old retired administration employee was detained under the Pocso Act, for barging into a house and molesting a 12-year-old minor girl.
Chinnamariah stayed with his wife and three children in the similar locality and he was known to the girl’s parents.
In noon, when the girl’s mother had gone to the marketplace, Chikkamaraiah barged into the house and molested the girl.
On hearing the girl’s shout, neighbours hurried to the house and grabbed the suspect. He was then beaten up and handed over to the jurisdicational Chandra Layout police. Further details are awaited.