An elderly man has been booked for raping 5-year old girl by Kalamna police on Monday.
Identified as Dharmendra Shahu (55), the accused is a resident of Deputy Signal, Gopal Nagar. On Sunday, at around 12 noon, the accused took a five-year-old girl into a closed room and raped her. He threatened her of dire consequences if she narrates about the incidence to anyone. But, the girl reached home and narrated the misdeed of Shahu to her parents.
On the complaint of victim’s parents, Kalamna police booked the accused under Sections 376 (1), 506 read with sub section 4 of Prevention of Children from Sexual Offence Act 2012 of the IPC.
Cops have taken serious cognizance of this issue and have started investigations.