Prime Accused Of Minor Rape Arrested, Eight Trafficked Persons Rescued


KOKRAJHAR, MAY 24: The prime accused of minor girl rape was arrested from Bishmuri area on Sunday evening in Kokrajhar.

Kokrajhar police apprehended the prime accused of minor girl rape case which was held few days ago at Bishmuri area in Kokrajhar district.

A 9-year-old minor girl was repeatedly raped by an aged person at Bishmuri area in Kokrajhar district recently which had created resented among the society.

The accused was very adjacent to the victim’s house.

Victim’s family members lodged an FIR with Kokrajhar police station, case no.387/2021,u/s 376AB R/W section 4 of POCSO Act.2005.

Police conducted deep investigation into the incident and accordingly arrested the prime accused on Sunday evening who was absconded after the incident.

The arrested person was identified as Raghunath Narzary (55).

The accused has revealed his perpetration act on a minor girl.

Meanwhile, police arrested a couple human traffickers from Kashmir besides rescued eight trafficked persons who were trafficked on pretending jobs in the neighbouring states.

A total eight persons including a minor age were trafficked in the middle of April month last this year who are hailed from Saralpara area of Kokrajhar district on pretending jobs by traffickers.

Police able to rescued the trafficked persons on 28th April from Kashmir and they have been brought to Kokrajhar police station on Sunday evening.

Police arrested the trafficker couple.

The traffickers were identified as Rina Basumatary and Parbat Thakur (husband and wife).

An FIR was lodged with Kokrajhar police station, case no.325/2021,under section 420/370 IPC on 28th April.

The arrested couple is hailed from Datgiri of Chirang district who were involved with human trafficking.

SP Kokrajhar Prateek Thube Vijay Kumar told the media persons that police administration has initiated strict step against the rape, murder and human trafficking cases across the district.

He said that the anti social incidents must be stopped at any costs and peoples must get healthy social integration.

He has urged all sections of the citizens to stand united against the incidents like murder, rape, drugs abusive cases among the society.