In another shameful incident for the whole humanity, an 18-month-old girl was sexually assaulted allegedly by her father’s friend who was looking after her on Monday at her house in Shahpur. As per the police, the girl’s parents had left her in the care and safety of the accused when they went out to their respective workplaces. The accused, on the other hand, who is a friend and colleague of girl’s father in a private security company, lives with them. The accused has been arrested.
A senior police officer said that “He came back after night duty while the girl’s father left home for his morning duty. Her mother and siblings also left and finding the child alone, the man sexually assaulted her”. The girl’s mother found the child crying and bleeding from the private parts when she came back in the evening. Then she took her to a nearby hospital where it was observed that she had been sexually assaulted. The 21-year-old is a bachelor. The Additional DCP South Chinmoy Biswal said that a case has been registered under POSCO and the accused has been arrested. However, his name was not revealed by Biswal.