New Delhi, May 18: A father who take care of all the family members and work as a pillar turned monster for his minor step-daughter and sexually assaulted her.
The shameful crime came to light on Wednesday evening after a woman in girl’s neighbourhood noticed a six-year-old who was complaining of pain.
Police arrested Ravinder, 27 the girl’s step-father who worked as a caretaker at a farm house in Saket from his workplace.
“Ravinder daily took his elder daughter (the victim) to his workplace and sexually assaulted her. On Tuesday he did the same and returned to the residence at 9:30 p.m. The girl on Wednesday complained of pain and narrated the crime of her step-father to a lady in her neighbourhood,” Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police Chinmoy Biswal told IANS.
Ravinder, a native of Uttarakhand, lives in a rented flat in Khanpur area.
“The minor has been admitted to hospital and a case under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act was registered against him,” Biswal added.
The cases of child sex abuses are on rife in the national capital, it is the high time for the Delhi government and women welfare ministry to take some steps to curb these horrifying incidents which are putting a life in danger.