Nagpur: A 20-year old boy, who had lifted a sleeping 4-year old girl from footpath, was chased by people and caught. After a severe thrashing the accused was handed over to cops. The incident took place in busy Mayo Hospital Square in the intervening night of Sunday and Monday.
The complainant, along with her two daughters, a son and husband, was sleeping on footpaths near Daga Hospital, Gandhibagh. Between 1 and 1.30 am, the accused Praful Hemraj Bhave (20), staying on the same footpath, slyly lifted the complainant’s 4-year old girl with the intention of committing a heinous act. However, the act of accused Praful came to notice of other members of the family and people. They all started chasing the escaping accused and finally caught him near Mayo Hospital Square. The accused Praful was given a sound thrashing and later handed over to Tehsil cops.
The Lady PSI W D Wadaskar booked the accused under Sections 363, 366(A) of IPC and placed him under arrest.