Puducherry: A horrific incident occurred on Sunday in Puducherry when police detained the 66-yr-old man for allegedly sexually assaulting an 8-yr-old minor girl. Police recognized the man as P Kaliamoorthy.
In the statement given by the minor to the child welfare committee, Kaliamoorthy, found her playing alone close to her house offered her chocolates and took her to house on Saturday and sexually assaulted her.
The minor girl directed to flee from there by biting his hand. A BJP functionary on knowing about the occurrence informed the police and the child welfare committee (CWC).
The committee volunteers rescued minor girl and also recorded her statement. The committee registered a complaint against Kaliamoorthy.
The minor girl was admitted to Rajiv Gandhi Government Women and Children’s Hospital for medical examinations.
Police arrested Kaliamoorthy under Section 6 of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (Pocso) act, 2012.