Ten Tshering Lepcha of Jorethang has been charged with rape case of a minor. An FIR has been lodged by Mrs. Mamta Tamang, mother of the victim at Jorethang Police station.
The FIR lodged states that on 8th January at around 8pm her daughter Ms. Atari Biswakarma (7yrs 2months) was sleeping with another child and during Mrs. Tamang’s absence Lepcha allegedly entered the house and raped her daughter. When the victim disclosed the incident she was sent for medical examination, but the alleged is still absconding. The police have registered a case under section 376 of Indian Penal Code and the case is under investigation.
Courtesy: Sikkim Mail