Tension ran high when a 27-year old man molested a 6-year old girl that drew raging reaction from citizens who thrashed the lewd molester with heavy hands. The accused was later arrested by police.
According to police, the accused Wasim Jaffer Ansari (27), a resident of Bakramandi, Nagpur, lured the 6-year old girl by promising her some money. As soon as the girl came to Wasim, he took her to a secluded place near a primary school and molested her with vulgar actions. However, the outrageous action of Wasim was noticed by some citizens who immediately caught hold of him and gave a severe thrashing. Later, the mother of the child lodged a complaint with Tehsil police against the accused Wasim. When police reached the spot, the accused was handed over to them. PSI Athawale registered an offence under Sections 354(A)(I)(1)(2) of the IPC and Sub-Sections 8, 9(M), 10 of Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses Act and arrested the accused.