November 15 : A man has been arrested on the charge of molesting a minor girl in Assam’s Hojai district, the police said on Tuesday.
The accused forcibly took the victim in his car and allegedly molested her, the police said.
The police registered a case at Lumding police station under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act after getting a complaint in this regard.
Officer-in-Charge of Lumding police station Chandan Jyoti Bora said “We have received information that the accused person forcefully took the victim into a car and travelled to various locations and allegedly molested her.”
The police arrested the accused on the basis of the complaint against him, the police official added.