Baiga held for outraging modesty of girl on pretext of treatment

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 12 Aug 2017 10:16:07


 

Our Correspondent,

DHAMTARI,

POLICE arrested a 36-year old person on charges of outraging modesty of a girl on the pretext of treatment. The accused has been identified as Narain alias Mukri, a resident of Satnamipara. He was booked under Sections 376, 420 and 450 of Indian Penal Code.


The accused, according to police, termed himself as Baiga and stressed for treatment of victim through black magic. He did this stating victim is suffering from serious disease. It is reported that accused outraged her modesty and escaped with Rs 21,000 cash and jewellery items. During investigation, police arrested Narain and recovered valuables worth Rs 47,000. He was sent on judicial remand. Superintendent of Police Rajnesh Singh has appealed people not to come under influence of Baiga and others.