Kohima, July 24: In yet another sexual abuse against a minor, a non-Naga man was taken under custody for allegedly raping a 5-year old girl child at Phezoucha, Secretariat area today.
Police confirmed that the accused identified as one Vishun Sahani was caught by the women body and handed over to police on charges of raping a minor at around 3 p.m.
A case has been registered at Women Cell here and further investigation in progress, police said.
Meanwhile, Phezoucha Krotho, New Secretariat Are Kohima village while expressing shock to hear about the crime said “this type of inhuman act is unacceptable in a civilized society.
The union therefore urged the law enforcing authority to give befitting punishment to the culprits.
The condemnation was issued by Phezoucha Krotho chairman Dr Ketshukietuo Dzuvichu and general secretary Mhasimhalie M. Yhome.
(Page News Service)