Noida Police cop lures 7-year-old with a RS 10 note, rapes her in front of her brother!
The Noida Police cop has been identified as Subhash Singh and was on deputation with the sales tax department at Gautam Budh Nagar.
In yet another shameful incident in the city, a 45-year-old Noida police cop raped a 7-year-old girl. He apparently used a 10 rupee note to lure the victim.
The cop has been identified as Subhash Singh. He was on deputation with the sales tax department at Gautam Budh Nagar. Reports also say that the Noida cop was drunk at the time of the incident.
Noida Police cop rapes 7-year-old
The incident took place on Wednesday evening when the cop lured the little girl with a 10 rupee note. He then raped her in front of her brother.
“The accused returned to his rented accommodation next morning. The local people caught hold of the accused and thrashed him badly. A police team reached the spot after getting information and arrested the accused,” Akhilesh Pradhan, SHO Surajpur police station told the Times of India.
The report also says that the girls' family got furious after the incident came to light. They held up the constable. They later started hitting and beating him with shoes and sandals before handing him over to police.
The child has been sent to the district hospital at Sector 30, Noida for medical test and reports are awaited.
A case of rape under the POCSO Act (the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act) has been registered against the official.
"He was produced in court and sent to judicial custody," added Pradhan.
The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO)
The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO Act) 2012 was formulated in order to effectively address sexual abuse and sexual exploitation of children. Here are some points that it covers as mentioned in a previous article:
1. The act covers a child as any person under the age of 18. It defines different forms of sexual abuse, including penetrative and non-penetrative assault, as well as sexual harassment and pornography.
2. It covers various forms of sexual abuse such as penetrative and non-penetrative assault, as well as sexual harassment and pornography.
3. It deems a sexual assault to be “aggravated” under certain circumstances, such as when the abused child is mentally ill or when the crime is committed by a family member, police officer, teacher, or doctor.
4. The Act also defines the role of the police as child protectors, which means that the officials investigating a sexual abuse case of the child are responsible for making urgent arrangements for the care and protection of the child.
5. The Act provides that the special courts must conduct the trial in-camera and without revealing the identity of the child, in a manner that is as child-friendly as possible.
6. Above all, the Act stipulates that a case of child sexual abuse must be disposed of within one year from the date the offence is reported.