Youth booked for molesting, attacking girl

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 12 Oct 2017 09:34:32


Staff Reporter,

NANDANVAN Police on Tuesday booked a youth for attacking a minor girl with a blade after outraging her modesty. The accused, Gaurav Sonkusre (23) is a resident of Nandanvan.
The 16-year-old victim lodged a complaint that Gaurav accosted her when she was returning home after collecting books from a friend’s house around 7.30 pm. She stated that
Gaurav molested her. When she tried to raise an alarm, he attacked her with a razor blade inflicting deep injury on her left hand.

On the basis of the girl’s complaint, police registered an offence under Sections 354(D) and 324 of the Indian Penal Code, read with Section 12 of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act against Gaurav.PSI S S Thorat is investigating the case.