Published On : Wed, Nov 6th, 2019

62-year-old man arrested for raping minor in Jaripatka

Child Rape

Nagpur: A 62-year-old man has allegedly raped an 11-year-old girl in his Indora based stationary shop under Jaripatka police station. Cops have arrested the shop owner Umesh alias Gullubaba Shankarrao Guralwar, on the charges of exploiting minor girl repeatedly for over two months.

Police sources said, Umesh, a resident of Indora would lure the survivor inside his stationary shop and commit heinous crime.

Umesh’s shop was near survivor’s place. The 11-year-old girl would visit his shop quiet often. Capitalizing on the situation, Umesh two months back reportedly lure the girl inside his shop and sexually exploited her. However, the misery of the 11-year-old continued for next two months until she narrated her ordeal to her mother. The news came as bombshell to her mother. Subsequently, the survivor’s mother rushed her to Jaripatka police and filed a complaint against accused Umesh.

Jaripatka police have booked accused Umesh under Sections 376 (A), (B) of the IPC read with 4, 6, 8, 10 of POCSO Act 2012 and placed him under arrest.