Class 1 girl sexually assaulted by a teenage boy in Bantwal.
Mangalorev Today Network -1
Bantwal: July 12, 2015: A student of Class 1 was sexually assaulted by a 16-year-old boy at Punacha Village in Bantwal Taluk.
The accused is a resident of Punacha village and a case has been registered against him under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POSCO) Act.
It is learnt that the girl was walking towards lavatory, when the boy took her to an isolated area and sexually assaulted her before stripping her.
The girl was seen depressed, when questioned by her parents she informed them that she was stripped by a boy and assaulted.
Soon the parents registered a complaint at Vittal Police station. It is learnt that the girl was assaulted on July 8.
The police started the investigation under the guidance of Dakshina Kannada superintendent of Police Dr. Sharanappa.
The locals have urged the police to take stringent action against the accused.