It was just about 3 months ago when a private teacher got arrested for molesting a 7-year-old boy in Silchar, Assam, yet another case of sexual assault shakes the peace of Silchar. 81-year-old Sunil Deb Roy of Rongpur area in Silchar allegedly molested a 9-year-old girl. The accused got arrested on Friday night at around 10 pm and is currently under judicial custody.
Accusingly, the 81-year-old convict is the landlord of the 9-year-old victim’s family. After observing some abnormal indications, the victim’s father said to have installed hidden cameras in his apartment. Soon after he shockingly found the old man grabbing and fondling her daughter like the hell. As the incident was clear in the footage, the convict’s family members allegedly tried to threaten the victim’s family also. The landlords were barring them for any legal action.
Sexual harassment cases are becoming common for the city of joy Silchar. During lockdown also people of Silchar experiences number of molestation cases. A few days earlier a city dweller Koyel Nag also shares her sorrow to be sexually harassed through social media. Not only that, now people of Silchar also wants to know what actually happened with the housemaid of Linkroad’s Gargi Paitya. Majority of the people assumes that it was also about a sex scandal.
An FIR under sections 295 & 354 (B) of IPC and section 12 of POCSO (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences) Act, 2020, in the Rangirkhari Police Station under Cachar, Assam on Friday. Immediately the accused got arrested. The statement of the father and the victim was also recorded by the police. The victim has already been taken to the hospital for the medical test, which will be later followed by counselling. The accused claims to be innocent and says that everything is a story which is being framed against him.