The locals of Maijan village, Natun Gaon in Dibrugarh district, gheraoed the Dibrugarh Police Station after a grandfather raped his minor granddaughter and impregnated her.
Based on a complaint, filed by the 14-year old victim’s parents, Dibrugarh Police arrested 57-year old Tridib Bora for allegedly raping his granddaughter.
When the local people came to know about the incident, they gathered together at the Dibrugarh police Station premises and demanded death penalty for the accused.
As per allegations of the victim’s parents, the victim was not well for quite a long time and was frequently vomiting for the last few days. When she was taken to a doctor, during the medical checkup, the doctor found out that the minor is pregnant.
As per reports, on being questioned, the minor told her parents that Bora raped her four months back at their home in Maijan, Natun Gaon and due to fear and shame, she didn’t share the matter with her parents.
Bora, who reportedly runs an illegal liquor business, was arrested by police.
Police assured the locals that if accusations are proved right, the law will take stringent action against the culprit.
Meanwhile, the local residents stated that it is a matter of great shame that a grandfather has violated the sanctity of a grandfather-granddaughter relationship and such acts will not be tolerated.