Bihar: Four more arrested in Jehanabad molestation case
The Bihar Police on Tuesday arrested 4 boys in reference to a molestation case in Jehanabad, reported information company ANI. The police had earlier arrested 4 others in reference to the case. There are 5 minors among the many accused arrested within the case.
In keeping with Patna zone Inspector Basic of Police N H Khan, the police had acquired info late on Saturday night time concerning the horrifying video wherein some youths had been seen molesting the woman, believed to be a minor, who saved crying for assist.
“A bike was noticed within the clip. Its quantity was famous down and with its assist the police received the important clue that the incident had taken place in Jehanabad,” he stated on Monday.
An FIR was lodged at City Police Station of Jehanabad on Sunday underneath related sections of the Indian Penal Code and the POCSO Act by Further Sub Inspector S S Singh. The motorbike, whose proprietor was absconding, was seized, he stated.
A Particular Investigation Crew, comprising the superintendent of police of Jehanabad and an extra superintendent of police of Patna was arrange and raids had been performed in Patna, Gaya and Jehanabad on the premise of the knowledge obtained by the police, Khan stated.
The IGP stated that care could be taken to maintain the woman’s id a secret, in accordance with provisions of the POCSO Act, and the cyber cell of the police has been directed to maintain a watch and forestall misuse of the video clip by these intending “to create a sensation or derive political mileage”.
In the meantime, police sources stated the woman, who’s a Dalit and seems to be in her teenagers, was recognized this night. She was despatched for medical assessments to determine her age and discover out the character of accidents sustained by her.
(With PTI inputs)