Sikkim: 42-year old man arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting 8-Year old minor girl

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Gangtok, May 4: In a rare case of crimes against women in Sikkim, a 42-Year old man has been arrested by Melli Police on charges of alleged sexual assault on 8-Year old minor girl.

The incident reportedly occurred on Tuesday afternoon when the victim was on her way home from school.

Melli Police have registered a case under section 341/354 of IPC read with Section 8 of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 against the alleged person and the case is under investigation.

TNT News with inputs from Sikkim Police

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