Tanahun: Man arrested for raping mentally-ill girl

Police have arrested a person on the charge of raping a 13-year mentally ill girl of Thaprek-8 in Tanahun district on Tuesday.

The accused, Ali Mohammad Miya, 52, of Shyamgha-1, was arrested with the help of locals.

Miya, who came there as a guest, “raped the girl on Monday night”, said Sub-Inspector at the District Police Office, Manoj Pandey.

Pandey said that a team of police arrested Miya from Thaprek. The girl has been sent to Damauli Hospital for health check up.

Investigation into the case is underway, according to the District Police Office, Tanahun. RSS