Patwari molested minor girl, case registered under POCSO Act

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Patwari rapes a minor in Raipur.

A 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by a patwari in Chhattisgarh’s capital Raipur. After the complaint of this matter, a case has been registered against a patwari on the charge of rape and the patwari has been arrested. Police officials gave this information on Wednesday. Accused Patwari is absconding since committing the crime.

Patwari raped the girl in his own house.

In the case of rape of a minor, officials said that Dharsanawa police station of the district has registered a case of rape against patwari Ramavatar Lahri (35). He said that a case has been registered based on the complaint received from the victim girl and her family. Police officials said that the victim has alleged in her complaint that on August 12, she had gone to Lahiri’s house for some work when the accused raped her. He said that on August 13, the victim reached the police station with her family and registered a case against the accused.

Police are conducting raids to arrest Patwari.
The police have registered a case against the accused Patwari under various sections of the Indian Penal Code and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses Act (POCSO) and are investigating the matter, police officials said. He said that the accused is absconding since the Patwari incident. The police have formed a team to search for him. He will be arrested soon.

No government jobs for those accused of crimes against women.
Let us tell you that recently the Chhattisgarh government has shown a strict attitude towards crimes against women. Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel said on the occasion of Independence Day on Tuesday that those accused of rape, molestation and other crimes against women will be barred from government jobs in the state. “We are taking a decision that those accused of molestation, rape etc. of girls and women will be barred from government jobs,” CM Baghel said.

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