Sakhi Saheli team saves 9 yr old from sexual abuse at VK Pur

Port Blair
27 Jun 2017

The Sakhi Saheli team of VK Pur Panchayat, Little Andaman, registered a case under POCSO (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences) Act on Monday.  The nine year old girl was rescued by the Sakhi Saheli team, V.K.Pur with the help of  Mr Atul  Thakur, Superintendent of Police, South Andaman, Mr Vishal Ram, SHO and Mr Benedict, Sub Inspector of Police Station Hut Bay and a case was registered against the accused, 55 year old  Bhabhatosh Raptan, private worker, neighbour of the victim. He was arrested by the police. Dr Poonam Arora, chairperson, A&N State Social Welfare Board has appreciated the Sakhi Saheli team, V.K.Pur and the police for the effort.