Chennai, July 17: Lawyers at Chennai’s Mahila court on Tuesday thrashed all 18 accused, who sexually harassed an 11-year-old girl for over a period of seven months.
The accused were beaten when they were brought to the court for the appearance before the magistrate.
#WATCH: Dramatic visuals from Mahila Court in Chennai where lawyers thrash the 18 accused, who sexually harassed an 11-year-old girl for over a period of 7 months. #TamilNadu pic.twitter.com/8ASDOlm7gW
— ANI (@ANI) July 17, 2018
The girl was allegedly sexually harassed for over 7 months at an apartment building in Chennai.
The accused involve security men, lift operator and water suppliers in the apartment where the minor girl stays.
The girl was allegedly sedated and given spiked soft drinks.
According to the victim was also blackmailed.
The matter came to light after the victim, a class seven student had narrated the sequence of incidents to her elder sister, who later brought this to the notice of their parents, following which a complaint was lodged on Monday, a senior police officer told news agency PTI.