AGARTALA: Resentment prevailed at Sabroom of Tripura’s South District centering the rape of a minor girl by a CPI (M) cadre. The rape survivor is known to be the daughter of Binoy Tripura, Indigenous People’s Front of Tripura (IPFT) candidate for Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council.
At this, IPFT workers on Thursday gheraoed Sabroom Police Station demanding the arrest of the rape accused at the earliest.
The accused, identified as Haricharan Munda, is a CPI (M) cadre.
Sources said that Haricharan lured the girl to a nearby forest at Betaga in Sabroom yesterday and raped her.
Later, her parents took her to Kalacherra Primary Health Centre (PHC) for a medical check up. As there was no female doctor, she was brought to Sabroom Hospital last night.
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